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A Psalm of Life HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW
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A. E. Housman anapaest attitude ballad beauty bird boys comparison contrast Copyright Danny Deever dark dead death dramatic dream E. E. Cummings earth effect elements example EXERCISE eyes fact feel feet flowers foot free verse give grave heart Housman human iambic iambic pentameter idea imagery implied important instance Johnie Johnie Armstrong kind last line last stanza light look meaning merely metaphor meter metrical moon nature never night nightingale Note on Versification passage pattern pause phrase poem poet poet's poetic poetry prose Prufrock question reader relation rhyme rhythm Robert Frost scansion scene secondary accents sense shadow sing sleep song soul sound speaker stanza stars statement sweet symbol T. S. Eliot thee theme thing thou thought tion tone tree unaccented syllables W. H. Auden William William Butler Yeats wind word Yeats