William Wordsworth

Daffodils – Important Questions

The poem ‘Daffodils’ or ‘I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud’ is one of the loveliest and best-known poems of William Wordsworth. The very starting line of the poem “I wandered lonely as a cloud” informs the poet’s profound sentiments of being left alone. It was actually the death of his brother John that led him …

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Daffodils by William Wordsworth

I wandered lonely as a cloudThat floats on high o’er vales and hills,When all at once I saw a crowd,A host, of golden daffodils;Beside the lake, beneath the trees,Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the milky way,They stretched in never-ending lineAlong the margin of a bay:Ten …

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Nutting by William Wordsworth

— It seems a day (I speak of one from many singled out) One of those heavenly days that cannot die; When, in the eagerness of boyish hope, I left our cottage-threshold, sallying forth With a huge wallet o’er my shoulders slung, A nutting-crook in hand; and turned my steps Tow’rd some far-distant wood, a …

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Lucy by William Wordsworth

The Lucy poems are a series of five poems composed by William Wordsworth. The Lucy consist of “Strange fits of passion have I known“, “She dwelt among the untrodden ways“, “I travelled among unknown men“, “Three years she grew in sun and shower“, and “A slumber did my spirit seal“. Although they are presented as …

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