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Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard


by Thomas Gray

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?


Sorry to disappoint you, Shmoopers, but this is a poem about death and how we're remembered after we die, so there's not a lot of smooching going on. If you want a sexier poem from the eighteenth century, try Alexander Pope

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