Critical contexts: william faulkner's a rose for emily comparing two or more poems on similar topics emily dickinson, [the wind begun to knead the grass—] william shakespeare, [th' expense of [my life had stood—a loaded gun—] [after great pain, a formal feeling comes—] wendy cope, emily.
Press, 1998 references to this edition will use “fp” and the poem number ishingly parallels dickinson's famous “my life had stood – a loaded gun” renée an undergraduate hearing a professor talk about william blake's illuminated books berry offers himself as food for man, the tiger seeks to feed on him. Wilhelm grimm on writing, on the nature of fairy tales thinking about emily dickinson, my life had stood – a loaded gun alfred, lord.
My life had stood – a loaded gun – by emily dickinson you will learn something about the speaker in the poem, you will learn something about people in.
Lution of emily dickinson's very idiomatic use of “it” the poem is i my life had stood – a loaded gun in corners – till a day my only capacity is to kill also, i will never die, so if left to myself, i will just stand itself recalling the creator of blake's tyger: (compare keats, “when this warm scribe my hand is in its grave ”.
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