Matthew Arnold

(1822-1888 / Middlesex / England)

Hayeswater - Poem by Matthew Arnold

A region desolate and wild.
Black, chafing water: and afloat,
And lonely as a truant child
........................
........................
read full text »


Comments about Hayeswater by Matthew Arnold

  • Rookie - 18 Points Ian Fraser (3/31/2011 12:18:00 AM)

    Arnold is one of the most troubling of the Victorian writers because he sees a world in which he expects to find meaning and finds none. This is not merely a fine piece of landscape poetry but a restless existentialist image. (Report) Reply

    2 person liked.
    0 person did not like.







[Hata Bildir]