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A Time to Believe

…hand” and “To believe is to see angels/dancing among the clouds.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, angels are personified in the second stanza…

After Death

…not love her when she was alive such as “He did not love me living; but once dead. Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet…

In and Out of Time

…their five senses. For example, “I screamed to the heavens… loudly screamed”, “We see in the distance our long way home” and “You freed your braids.” Personification: Personification is to…

The Fish

…hung in strips/like ancient wallpaper.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet has personified the fish throughout the poem. For example, “He didn’t fight” and…

Everything Has Changed (Except Graves)

…“Sometimes whites come here/to clean and put flowers” and “A short distance away/stands a renovated Church.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet has personified…

Daddy Fell into the Pond

…grey”, “He’s crawling out of the duckweed!” Click!” and “And it sounded as if the old drake laughed.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet…

The Heaven of Animals

…the limbs of trees.” Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to non-human things. The poet has personified animals throughout the poem. For example, “They tremble, they walk Under the…

Wind and Window Flower

…throughout the poem. Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. The poet has personified a window flower and winter breeze to narrate a story about unrequited love….

I’M NOBODY! WHO ARE YOU?

…the poem, “I’m Nobody! Who are you?/Are you—Nobody—Too?”. Here, nobody refers to the speaker that she does not want to be known. Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to…

The Red Badge of Courage

…childish and innocent perception of war and involves various gruesome incidents that become the reason for his significant transformation. Personification: Personification occurs in chapter nineteen when Henry compares the flag…