Break, Break, Break
by Alfred Lord Tennyson
Break, Break, Break Death Quotes
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The sound of a voice that is still. (12)
Again, the speaker longs to speak with his dead friend, but he doesn't imagine chatting with him – he only imagines a disembodied "voice" that is now "still." Instead of imagining his friend in his entirety, he imagines him only as a series of absences.