The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Analysis: Shout Outs
When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
- Angels (V.79, VI.113)
- Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus (V.67)
Pop Culture References
- The game of dice (III.46)