Thomas Hood

(1789-1845 / London / England)

The Bridge Of Sighs - Poem by Thomas Hood

One more Unfortunate,
Weary of breath,
Rashly importunate,
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Comments about The Bridge Of Sighs by Thomas Hood

  • Rookie - 0 Points Don Norcross (4/10/2015 11:20:00 AM)

    the tenderness of an onlooker at the finding and rescue of the body of unfortunate lonely one who could not find hope. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 0 Points Don Norcross (4/10/2015 11:18:00 AM)

    desperation at apparent lack of concern from others and inability to hope or to move toward connection with compassionate humans (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Cassandra Wylie (6/19/2009 4:12:00 AM)

    I've loved this poem since the first time I read it as a pre-teen...though didn't begin to understand it at the time. Now I see so much more...how women were seen, even through the kindest of eyes...sad in so many ways, yet it never fails to move me. (Report) Reply








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