Corinna's Going A-Maying
by Robert Herrick
Corinna's Going A-Maying Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The willow dipped its fingers into the stream. The lizard cackled to itself when the girl fell on her face. Personifying nature by giving it human characteristics or motivations is an easy way to l...
Death and Decay
Sure, spring's all about the newborn lambs and flowering trees and hatching eggs, but where there's a rebirth, death and decay can't be too far behind. Under those jaunty yellow daffodils are the d...