April 16, 2014

Homework Help: English

Posted by Mohammad on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 10:29pm.

Richard Cory poemm

it ask give some points from poem to make character of this good guy. i say that he not be happy with his life even if he be rich because he shoot himself in end of poem that mean that wealth not buy happiness. do this be awareness it be spreading?

Whenever Richard Cory went down town,
We people on the pavement looked at him:
He was a gentleman from sole to crown,
Clean favored, and imperially slim.

And he was always quietly arrayed,
And he was always human when he talked;
But still he fluttered pulses when he said,
"Good-morning," and he glittered when he walked.

And he was rich—yes, richer than a king,
And admirably schooled in every grace:
In fine, we thought that he was everything
To make us wish that we were in his place.

So on we worked, and waited for the light,
And went without the meat, and cursed the bread;
And Richard Cory, one calm summer night,
Went home and put a bullet through his head.

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