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Darkness

…lay down” and “The birds and beasts and famish’d men at bay.” Personification: Personification s to give human qualities to inanimate objects. Here the universe is personified in “Of aid…

Frost at Midnight

…“Quietly shining to the quiet Moon” and “My cradled infant slumbers peacefully.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. Here the frost is personified in the starting…

Hamatreya

…my park; We must have clay, lime, gravel, granite-ledge.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet has personified earth in the second stanza of the…

The Cloud

…volcanoes are dim, and the stars reel and swim.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The cloud is personified throughout the poem. For example, “I bring…

Song of Myself

…mothers, For me lips that have smiled, eyes that have shed tears, For me children and the begetters of children.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects….

A Dream

…lonely spirit guiding.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, ‘dream’ in the third stanza is personified as if a dream is a spiritual teacher…

My Life Had Stood – a Loaded Gun

…to exhibit her power. Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, life is personified in the first line of the poem, “My Life had stood…

Sea Fever

…trick’s over.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, ‘Windy is personified in “And all I ask is a windy day with the white clouds…

A Bird, Came Down the Walk

…of the third stanza, ‘He stirred his Velvet Head’. Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, the bird is personified throughout the poem. The poet…