In wilfred owens anthem for doomed youth there is an

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the true meaning. In Wilfred Owen’s “Anthem for doomed youth”, there is an image painted not just to describe the warfare experience but how the effects of war can twist how we see the world in general. What passing bells for these who die as cattle? Only the monstrous anger of the guns. Only the stuttering rifles rapid rattle. Can patter out their hasty orisons.” In this first line, the author compares the battle fields death of soldiers to the slaughter of cattle which conveys the inhumanity of these deaths, being that soldiers must be ready to risk their lives and sacrifice not seeing their families again. Wilfred Blake uses a lot of personification; he attributes the anger of
the guns to real human emotion. The machinery of the weapons come more to life while the human bodies become lifeless. Furthermore, Wilfred Owen compare the event of war to traditional burial rights and describes how those who die in war do not receive proper funeral rights and or ceremonies. There are three metaphors in this poem. “The pallor of girls’ brows shall be their pall; Their flowers the tenderness of patients minds, And each slow dusk a drawing down of blinds”. This quote brings up many metaphors that illustrates that the dead soldiers didn’t have coffins, insteadthe only indication of their death is the pale pigment of their loved one faces which become the significant reference. In addition, based on the metonymy, there is also an indication that there is no happiness left at all. The “blinds” are the nightfall which also symbolize no happiness. The alliteration at the end of the line “rifles, rapid rattle” in the first stanza is another way of establishing an intense vibe since the speaker is throwing us into the middle of a war zone and must get the sheer terror across to the readers.Although the speaker is not present in the story as a character, he has close knowledge about the horror of a soldier’s ins and outs of the warfare.In comparing the three poems Mary Oliver, "Wild Geese”, William Blake, "The Tyger" and Wilfred Owen, "Anthem for Doomed Youth” and each poems analysis, there is a vast difference in each’s own in terms of imagery, metaphor, metonymy, meter, rhythm, rhyme,

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