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and stands about the woodland ride, this means that now is the time to explore the greatoutdoors,wearing white for Easter tide, this means that Easter has approached and light colors forcelebrating springnow of my threescore and ten, this means that he is about 27 years oldtwenty will not come again, this means that he will not live a long lifeand take from seventy springs and score, this means that he will only live till seventyit only leaves me fifty more , this means that soon his life will have endedand since to look at things in bloom, this means that he has alot more to see and dofifty springs are little room, this means that there isnt enough time for him to see everything allover the worldabout the woodlands i will go, this means that he is gonna go out and explore what he canwhile he is still hereto see the cherry hung with snow, this means that he lives to see another winter.The most outstanding metaphor is "the cherry hung with snow." What two unlike things arebeing compared? Why is the metaphor effective?the two unlike things are the trees and the blossoms. its effective because it allows the readersto imagine the blossoms of the tree as snow. The metaphor also gives an example of
something with feeling because this brings you back to the winter days.The phrase "of my threescore years and ten" is an allusion. What does it mean?This means that this a trick of the mind allowing you to believe that something is there thatisn't. This particular phrase reverts back to colonial america this allows the readers to believethat this actually happened. An illusion is a very effective form of poetry that allows the readersmind to wonder into oblivion.