by Charlotte Smith
To Melancholy: Where Are We, Again? Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around To Melancholy? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where does the poem take place?
On the banks of the Thames River
On the banks of the Hudson River
On the banks of the Arun River
Q. What time of year is it?
Q. What time of day is it?
Q. What does the speaker see around her?
Mist and half-leafless trees
Frogs and mice
Men in rowboats
A princess in a castle
Q. What does the speaker imagine that she sees?
The Ghost of Hamlet's Father
The Ghost of Christmas Past
The ghost of Thomas Otway
The ghost of William Shakespeare