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Experiencing Poetry


What does this poem seem to be about? This poem seems to be about a break up many years ago. Words: Were the words in this poem difficult or easy to understand? Was there any word or phrase that was powerful to you? Most words were familiar, but for the ones I didn’t know I looked them up in the dictionary and got a better understanding of the sentence. Images: Did the poet create strong images? What could you see, hear, smell, taste, or feel?

Yes, when we was describing the dew on the window I could see myself looking out the window to cold gloomy morning. I could always feel his pain, the way he describes his heart ache with so much pain. Figurative Language: What poetic devices were used in this poem? What did these poetic devices do for the poem? Did these devices help create imagery or communicate the author’s feelings? Every other sentence in the poem had rhyming words at the end. Emotion: What emotion was the author trying to express? The Author was expressing hurt and sorrow, heartbreak

Structure: How Is the poem organized (lines, stanzas, etc. )? What Is unique or Interesting about the structure of the poem? Does the poem rhyme? Most of the poem is rhyming, there’s only about one stanza. The structure of this poem made me feel his sadness. I not only had a good understand of his emotion but the situation that took place. Meaning: What is the poem saying about life or love? Do you agree or disagree with this message? Explain. Are there any other reasonable ways to interpret this poem? In this poem he Is expressing love as cold, and dark.

I agree with his message In the poem he was In love and torn out with heartbreak something happen which ended the relationship. Publication: What kind of magazine or other publication would be the best place for this type of poem is about an ended relationship and someone hurting in the after math. The way the Author describes his broken heart and his look onto love now as cold and shilling. At the end he claims “If I should meet thee After long years, How should I greet thee? With silence and tears. ” His love for her is still there, but hidden deep under sorrow.