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Acquainted with absence

Karen Mulhallen

Acquainted with absence

selected poems

by Karen Mulhallen

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Published by Blaurock Press in [Kitchener, Ont.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKaren Mulhallen ; edited by Douglas Glover.
ContributionsGlover, Douglas H.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.M76 A27 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination202 p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23957887M
ISBN 109780978432171
LC Control Number2009510604

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I have been one acquainted with the night. I have walked out in rain — and back in rain. I have outwalked the furthest city light. I have looked down the saddest city lane. I have passed by the watchman on his beat. And dropped my eyes, unwilling to explain. I have stood still and stopped the sound of feet. When far away an interrupted cry. In “Acquainted with the Night”, Robert Frost extends to the reader a feeling of depression and sadness. This relationship is illustrated through the use of establishing a universal theme, by the use of symbolism, the use of connotation and syntax. The first stanza lays down the platform of the poems meaning.


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