Acquainted with the Night-paraphrasing

Acquainted with the Night-paraphrasing - A luminary clock...

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Acquainted with the Night   User Rating: 7.3  /10 (143 votes)     Print friendly   version   E-mail this   poem to e   friend   Send this   poem as   eCard   Add this   poem to   MyPoemList     I have been one acquainted with the night. I have walked out in rain -- and back in rain. I have out walked the furthest city light. I have looked down the saddest city lane. I have passed by the watchman on his beat And dropped my eyes, unwilling to explain. I have stood still and stopped the sound of feet When far away an interrupted cry Came over houses from another street, But not to call me back or say good-bye; And further still at an unearthly height,
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Unformatted text preview: A luminary clock against the sky Proclaimed the time was neither wrong nor right. I have been one acquainted with the night. In this poem Frost expresses all of his nightmares in real life, he has lost many loved ones, he has suffered from broken heart by his partner that left him early in life but because of one of his he has stopped working toward his dream of becoming successful in life, hi explain that it hurts a lot but life continues and we have to continue with life as well....
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2011 for the course HUMN 427 taught by Professor Cook during the Spring '11 term at DeVry NJ.

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