© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Theme in Yellow

Theme in Yellow

by Carl Sandburg

Analysis: Tough-o-Meter

(1) Sea Level

It's safe to assume that "Theme in Yellow" is focused on the kids and the fun of Halloween and autumn. Our pumpkin-speaker keeps things simple for us but also poetic enough to allow that vivid imagery to stick. So we get what it's all about—plus we get the added bonus of imagining a talking pumpkin.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement