The Splendour Falls on Castle Walls
by Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
Literary and Philosophical References
- "Elfland": This is an English name for the Old Norse "Alfheimr," or "Elf Home," which was the home of the Light Elves according to Norse mythology. (10)