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Ode on Melancholy

Ode on Melancholy

by John Keats

Ode on Melancholy: Read it and Weep True or False

1. What is this "Lethe" place that we're supposed to avoid (line 1)?The River of Life in ancient Roman mythology
2. What are the three poisons we're told to avoid?Wolf's-bane, nightshade, and yew-berries
3. Who is Proserpine?The Ancient Greek queen of the underworld and the goddess of spring
4. What three beautiful things are we supposed to "glut our sorrow" on?Roses, rainbows, and peonies
5. Where is there a hidden shrine of Melancholy?In the temple of Delight

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