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A Farewell to Arms (To Queen Elizabeth) His golden locks Time hath to silver turn'd; O Time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing! His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd, But spurn'd in vain; youth waneth by increasing: Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading ...
Saturday, August 19, 2006 at 5:47pm by Anonymous
Look for poem
I'm looking for a poem, "Ending Poem", which is written by a Puerto Rican poet. i can't find this poem,anyone can help me plzzzzzzzzzzzz? This stupid site won't let me post the link so hers the poem enjoy! I am what I am. A child of the Americas. A light-skinned mestiza of the...
Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 4:41pm by Katrina
HELP!!!!EMERGENCY WITH THE POEM!!!
do anyone knows a poem named "Instruction for Joining a New Society", which about the desire to become an American? I need this poem immediately!!! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If that is the title, I find nothing! If you have either the title or the ...
Thursday, September 14, 2006 at 8:19pm by Katrina
has anyone read Richard Cory? if anyone has, tell me why cory shot himself in the head. im really wondering about that. Just because you are rich and educated does not exempt you from depression. In other words happiness does not equate to wealth, beauty, and education. Often ...
Sunday, November 5, 2006 at 8:47pm by Dirk
what's the tone of this poem?
Resume Razors pain you; Rivers are damp; Acids stain you; And drugs cause cramp. Guns aren't lawful; Nooses give; Gas smells awful; You might as well live. I know this is talking about suicide. What is the tone? What aspect(s) of the subject is being ridiculed?... I guess the ...
Friday, November 10, 2006 at 10:59am by Anonymous
emergency due before midnight please!!!
Dangling Modifiers If your baby does not like cold apple juice, it should be heated. Your answer: 1. Dangling Modifiers When they are fresh, eating oranges can often keep away the cold virus. Your answer: 2. Predication Our plans for tomorrow should begin today. Your answer: 3...
Saturday, December 16, 2006 at 10:29pm by Jen
Poem+ english+ check!!!
The way a crow Shook down on me The dust of snow From a hemlock tree Has given my heart A change of mood And saved some part Of a day I had rued. Hi I need to find the rhyme scheme of the poem. is it ABABCDEF is that right? The rhyme scheme here is ABABCDCD =)
Monday, December 18, 2006 at 7:18pm by cluless when it comes to poetry!
Is this a blank verse?? THOU still unravish'd bride of quietness, Thou foster-child of Silence and slow Time, Sylvan historian, who canst thus express A flowery tale more sweetly than our rhyme: What leaf-fringed legend haunts about thy shape Of deities or mortals, or of both...
Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at 4:18pm by ??????
Need some help! i understand mostly this poem but can someone explain to me the part from FOR IF I SHOLUD till the end The Pulley George Herbert When God at first made man, Having a glass of blessings standing by, Let us (said He) pour on him all we can: Let the world’s riches...
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 11:37am by leya
analyze the poem-clear thesis?
The Pulley George Herbert When God at first made man, Having a glass of blessings standing by, Let us (said He) pour on him all we can: Let the world’s riches, which dispersed lie, Contract into a span. So strength first made a way; Then beauty flowed, then wisdom, honour, ...
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 1:46pm by leya
can someone help me and tray to explain to me these lines from herbert's poem the pulley Yet let him keep the rest, But keep them with repining restlessness; then these 3 lines Let him be rich and weary, that at least, If goodness lead him not, yet weariness May toss him to my...
Saturday, January 20, 2007 at 6:18pm by mistol
Poem Help Needed
This is a poem by John Berryman that I am supposed to analyze and I am completely confused by. If anyone has any observations or ideas about the main idea of the poem, PLEASE help me out! "The Traveller" They pointed me out on the highway, and they said 'That man has a curious...
Sunday, April 8, 2007 at 9:30pm by Belinda
14 line 10 syllable poem
This is the form for a sonnet. It has 14 lines and each line has 10 syllables. This example is from Elizabeth Barrett Browning: Sonnet 43 Meter "Sonnet 43" is in iambic pentameter (10 syllables, or five feet, per line with five pairs of unstressed and stressed syllables), as ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 2:51pm by Ms. Sue