I don't understand this poem. Well, I understad the first part until she starts talking about the blood on her sheets and then I am lost. I have to do a presentation where I just talk about what the poem is about and then I have to ask the class some questions about it. I need help. This is the poem: The Defence of Guenevere by William Morris

asked by Nicole
  1. just kind of want the general idea of what the second half of the poem is about. i want to be able to make my own interpretations of things and stuff. I just feel like i keep getting lost on the translation.

    posted by Nicole
  2. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Hopefully you will understand the 2nd half of the poem when y ou read the following sites:

    1. http://www.victorianweb.org/authors/morris/byecroft10.html

    2. (part II): http://www.victorianweb.org/authors/morris/kashtan9.html

    3. http://www.lib.rochester.edu/camelot/auth/morris.htm

    4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Morris

    posted by SraJMcGin
  3. Why has this turned into a local Laughs page? Its very rude, She asked a question! What I don't understand is why you "Nicole" Didn't provide a source to read.

    posted by Fieroh

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