Analyzing The Poem 'This Is Just To Say'

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This poem dramatizes the speaker eating plums that someone they knew was saving for breakfast. The title of this poem, “This is Just to Say”, could be telling us that this poem is written for really no other possible reason than to just tell the reader what it says. This could even be considered deep to some people even though it sounds so simple. The poem states that the speaker of the poem ate the plums and that he thinks "you”, someone that we can guess is living with the speaker, was saving for breakfast. If we are being considered as "you" and the speaker of the poem is our roommate, well, we could guess that “you” might be displeased with the speaker eating the plums that belong to “you”. The speaker tries asking for the person's forgiveness
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