The Lake Isle of Innisfree
by William Butler Yeats
The Lake Isle of Innisfree Home Quotes
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I will arise and go now, for always night and day
I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore; (9-10)
Here we learn that the speaker is constantly reminded of the sounds of the place he feels is his home. He's homesick—for a home that doesn't yet exist.