Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night.docx - Class CRE101 Assignment Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night Write a paragraph that summarizes this

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Class: CRE101 Assignment: Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night Write a paragraph that summarizes this poem. "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night," by Dylan Thomas is a poetic form known as the villanelle meaning a nineteen-line poetic form consisting of five tercets followed by a quatrain. Getting old can be terrifying because as you get old, a day will come that you will sleep and never wake up again. As we get old, a lot of things like bad health that are unfavorable happen to our body mechanism and somethings; these things can be beyond our control. Unfortunately, there's nothing we can do as a human to prevent ourselves from getting old; we can only take care of ourselves and get old in grace. The fear of losing someone is the worst thing ever, especially someone that we love or close to us, and it's clear that this poem is personal to Dylan. Dylan said, "do not go gentle into that good night, rage, rage against the dying of the light," because he wants his father to fight death and stay alive. This poem is deep and sadden,

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