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What is the analysis of "The Living Temple" by Oliver Wendell Holmes?

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Poetry analysis is purely subjective. What this means is that it is up to the reader of the poem to define the poem's content in regards to the way it supports a readers understanding of what the poem is about. This includes the reader's appreciation of the poem based upon their personal interpretation.

As for the poem The Living Temple by Oliver Wendell Holmes, the poem beautifully blends imagery of nature with the ideology of Christianity. Holmes' "living temple" is the earth...

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