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Analysis and comments on The Widow's Lament In Springtime by William Carlos Williams

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Comment 8 of 32, added on January 19th, 2012 at 9:39 AM.

the poet skillfully pictures the miserable life which the widow is leading
afer 35 years of joy and hapiness which she had with her beloved
husband.now everything seems tasteless and ugly even the flowers of spring
can not change her gloomy mood.death is a blessing for her.she might join
her beloved in the hereafter.

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Comment 7 of 32, added on May 13th, 2011 at 1:20 AM.
A short summary of the poet

In 1883, William Carlos Williams was born in Rutherford, New Jersey. He
began writing poetry while a student at Horace Mann High School, at which
time he made the decision to become both a writer and a doctor. He received
his MD from the University of Pennsylvania, where he met and befriended
Pound. Williamís health began to decline after a heart attack in 1948 and a
series of strokes, but he continued writing up until his death in New
Jersey in 1963.

Turk from Bahrain
Comment 6 of 32, added on September 6th, 2009 at 9:50 AM.

The widow is overcome with grief and sadness because of the loss of her
husband of 35 years. The trees and flowers that she once found so
beautiful in color are now white (bland, is you will). Such as, is her life
without her husband. She would rather die than to continue on in life
without him.

Michelle from United States
Comment 5 of 32, added on April 19th, 2007 at 6:29 PM.

Things she once found distracting because they were so beautiful are small
because she lives in the world without her love. She can't stand not being
with him so much that death seems like an opportunity for her.

Molly from United States
Comment 4 of 32, added on April 23rd, 2006 at 9:14 PM.

What does the title mean to you? How does it connect with the meaning of
the poem?

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Comment 3 of 32, added on April 27th, 2005 at 3:21 AM.

I would like you to help me to know everything or the analysis of the poem
"my heart leaps up when I behold" by William Wordworth. I'm sorry but I'm
sure that you will help me as soon as possible if you don't mind.
Thank you.
your friend..


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Poet: William Carlos Williams
Poem: The Widow's Lament In Springtime
Added: Feb 20 2003
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Poem of the Day: Aug 19 2011

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