by E.E. Cummings
Analysis: Sex Rating
Exactly how steamy is this poem?
This is Disney-quality stuff here, folks. It’s about kids. Come on.
…unless, of course, you think about this poem as a precursor to experience. Check out our "In a Nutshell" for some more discussion of how this absolutely innocent poem could be not-so-shining and good. But still, no sex. Sorry.