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Alfred Lord Tennyson

(6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892 / Lincoln / England)

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All Things will Die


All Things will Die

Clearly the blue river chimes in its flowing
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  • Meshack Bankole (12/1/2013 1:57:00 AM)

    “For even & morn
    Ye shall not see
    thro eternity! ! “
    The attitude of Tennyson in this poem is solemn & the image transmit the inevitable truth that all shall die.
    Nice one(Y) (Report) Reply

  • Sandra Feldman (12/1/2013 1:25:00 AM)

    The form is terribly modern and free for the time. The content is terribly sad but realistic and thoughtfully expressed.
    Q25uite an amazing poem encompassing so many aspects of Death (Report) Reply

  • Ifeoluwa Dele (5/10/2013 3:33:00 AM)

    The poet persona deeply explores the vanity of life making references to the natural creation which will one day become 'pale.' A good reason human should live a good life before death beckons. (Report) Reply

  • Sangnam Nam (12/1/2012 11:33:00 PM)

    The voice of the bird
    Shall no more be heard,
    Nor the wind on the hill.
    O, misery!


    nay, when the spring comes all things dead alive again
    and that repeated for several thousand years' time (Report) Reply

  • Shahzia Batool (12/1/2012 4:09:00 AM)

    O, vanity!
    Death waits at the door.
    See! our friends are all forsaking
    The wine and the merrymaking.
    We are call’d–we must go............ (Report) Reply

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