Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
Night and Darkness Imagery
The poem takes place around the time of sunset in a country churchyard—also known as a cemetery. Kinda spooky, right? And the darkness of the setting is appropriate for the subject matter, too. T...
Farms and the Countryside Imagery
This poem takes place out in the country. In fact, the setting is so important to the poet that he announces it in the title, just to be sure that you don't miss it! Why would the country make more...
Trees and Birds
There are so many different species of tree and bird named in this poem that it's difficult to list them all. What are all these trees and birds doing in the poem? They're more than just pretty lan...
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