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Ted Hughes

(1930 - 1998 / West Yorkshire / England)

Thrushes


Terrifying are the attent sleek thrushes on the lawn,
More coiled steel than living - a poised
Dark deadly eye, those delicate legs
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  • Sho Sho (5/11/2007 1:32:00 PM)

    hii i need full comment to this poem quecly

    imy exam after 2 days plz help me

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  • Jane Castrignano (4/9/2005 11:26:00 AM)

    This poem is a perfect observation of nature in action, I know only two ted Hughes poems, this one and The Jaguar, as I had to analyze them in a lit class 25 years ago, but I never forgot them. That should attest to the power of the words and Ted Hughe's ability to strike home with his sharp, and true observations of life. (Report) Reply

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