Summary: When you start reading the poem, the author explains how autumn looks and feels, then slowly leads into how summer gets jealous or chilled by just hoe beautiful autumn really is. The personification of autumn is remarkable. He is comparing the seasons to autumn. Think not of them, thou hast thy music too, - While barred clouds bloom the soft-dying day, And touch the stubble-plains with rosy hue; Then in a wailful choir the small gnats mourn Among the river sallows, borne aloft Or sinking as the light wind lives or dies; And full-grown lambs loud bleat from hilly bourn; Hedge-crickets sing; and now with treble soft The redbreast whistles from a garden-croft; And gathering swallows twitter in the skies In a letter to a friend, Keats wrote that the fields of stubble that he saw when walking reminded him of a painting. Once I got over my moment of mirth, I was touched by the beauty of the poem.
He died at the age of 25, only two years after completing this poem. It was the first to which I was introduced after entering secondary education. Elaborate word choice and sensual imagery characterize Keats's poetry, including a series of odes that were his masterpieces and which remain am John Keats was one of the principal poets of the English Romantic movement. The longing for avoiding the dark and gloomy winter is urging the poet to lament the loss of spring though he feels the beauty of present hour i. Their fruits are ripening during autumn. I wanna say that even at the end of the season a new season well start and that season can be better than the last.
He then lists the various sounds of autumn which are generally heard in the evening time. Really, without joking, chaste weather--Dian skies--I never liked stubble-fields so much as now--Aye better than the chilly green of the spring. But what really struck me was just how simple and serene this poem is, and how very little seems to occur in it. The poem begins with the concrete images of autumn and ends on the images of approaching winter. Again the reference to the granary floor alludes to a pastoral setting which adds to the fresh and comforting mood.
Personal Response: I enjoyed reading this poem due to its sense of imagery. Sometimes it is harsh while other times it is temperate. We are born, grow to maturity, produce off-spring, and eventually die. In the beginning, he compares autumn with Personal Response: I personally like this poem, because of its detail in it. He live for 26 years passing away in 1821.
And, of course, it could even be a favorite time of year. Plot Summary: In this poem, the author is trying to portray the season of autumn. A remarkably beautiful, sensual pastoral ode to that mellow time of year. Thirdly, it may be seen as a gleaner, keeping her corn-burdened head steady as she crosses a brook. Plot Summary: In this poem, the author is trying to portray the season of autumn.
Overall, I really enjoyed this poem; I think that it was very well written. . Personal Response: This was a solid poem. This poem is very well portrayed in a sense that John Keats knows how to express the meaning of his words and blend them with his poems. To view it, Personal Response I think that I didn't really hate this mostly due to the fact that it took me about 1 and a half minutes to read. As autumn provides great resources to all the people, the people also emulate the same idea.
The vines running round the edges of the thatch and apple trees growing in the cottage garden are weighed down with fruits. I don't care too heavily for this poem but some other people may enjoy so go read it mostly because it takes like a minute or two. I gave this poem a four out of five stars because I really enjoyed the imagery that it portrayed with all of the seasons. Think not of them, thou hast thy music too,-- While barred clouds bloom the soft-dying day, And touch the stubble-plains with rosy hue; Then in a wailful choir the small gnats mourn Among the river sallows, borne aloft Or sinking as the light wind lives or dies; And full-grown lambs loud bleat from hilly bourn; Hedge-crickets sing; and now with treble soft The red-breast whistles from a garden-croft; And gathering swallows twitter in the skies. Viewed within this context, the poem is an analogy for the human life cycle. I would say that this has a more kind of seasonal vibe going on throughout the book.
When I read the first part, I knew it was going to be good. I love books and poems with a lot of imagery incorporated into it. I think that I would say that I would read it again for my English class, but I probably won't read it again. Where are the songs of Spring? In the second stanza, the poet moves from the country cottage to the outside field and describes various activities associated with autumn. Where are the songs of Spring? The mourning of the gnats, the loud bleating of the full-grown lambs, the singing of the hedge-crickets, the whistling of the red-breast and the twittering of the swallows are the prominent sounds that the poem deals with. As you read through the poem, you get an almost exact picture in your mind of what autumn looks, sounds, feels, and smells like. I would say that this has a more kind of seasonal vibe going on throughout the book.