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The Chimney Sweeper (Songs of Experience)

The Chimney Sweeper (Songs of Experience)

by

William Blake

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The Chimney Sweeper (Songs of Experience) Summary

The speaker sees a child covered in soot, lying alone in the snow. Good start. The child tells him that his parents, who have forced him into chimney sweeping, are praying at a nearby church. The end.

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