Month: January 2020

A Planet at Prayer by Joan Hetzer : Summary and Questions 1

A Planet at Prayer by Joan Hetzer : Summary and Questions

A Planet at Prayer by Joan Hetzer Vocabulary Discord – Difference, lack of agreement Hymen – Religious song Attene – Make understand De-smog – Make air free from pollution Summary of A Planet at Prayer by Joan Hetzer A planet at prayer is a thought provoking poem written by Joan Hetzner. The poet says that …

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Tears, idle Tears: Summary, Questions, Analysis, Figures of Speech, Style and Language 2

Tears, idle Tears: Summary, Questions, Analysis, Figures of Speech, Style and Language

Tears, Idle Tears Introduction: “Tears, Idle Tears” is a small lyric of a larger poem, “The Princess”, which is about Princess Ida. The Princess lives with her female companions, rejecting marriage and male companionship, in a school, she has founded for women’s education, alone. A maiden sings the present lyric as a song. Meaning of …

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She Walks in Beauty: Summary and Questions 3

She Walks in Beauty: Summary and Questions

The poem “She Walks in Beauty” is a short lyrical poem consisting of three stanzas of six lines each. The rhyme scheme of the poem is ababab, and the lines follow regular rhythm: iambic tetrameter, which means that there are four “iambs” (or pairs of one stressed and one unstressed syllable) in every line.

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