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" That time of year thou mayst in me behold When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruin'd choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou see'st the twilight of such day As after sunset fadeth... "
Earth Prayers: 365 Prayers, Poems, and Invocations from Around the World - Page 320
by Elizabeth Roberts, Elias Amidon - 1991 - 480 pages
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The Arden Shakespeare Book Of Quotations On Nature

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 48 pages
...Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs where late the sweet birds sang; In me thou seest the twilight of such day As after sunset...away, Death's second self that seals up all in rest. Sonnet 73 Sap checked with frost and lusty leaves quite gone, Beauty o'er-snowed and bareness everywhere....
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The Discovery of Poetry: A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

Frances Mayes - 2001 - 494 pages
...those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou see'st the twilight of such day As after sunset...away, Death's second self, that seals up all in rest. In me thou see'st the glowing of such fire, That on the ashes of his youth doth lie, As the deathbed...
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The Arden Shakespeare Book Of Quotations On The Seven Ages Of Man

Jane Armstrong - 2001 - 48 pages
...Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs where late the sweet birds sang; In me thou seest the twilight of such day As after sunset...away, Death's second self that seals up all in rest; In me thou seest the glowing of such fire That on the ashes of his youth doth lie, As the deathbed,...
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The Sonnets

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 164 pages
...those boughs which shake against the cold, 4 Bare ruined choirs where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou seest the twilight of such day As after sunset...west, Which by and by black night doth take away, s Death's second self that seals up all in rest. In me thou seest the glowing of such fire 16 That...
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The Art of Poetry: How to Read a Poem

Shira Wolosky, Shira Wolosky Weiss, Professor of English and American Literature Shira Wolosky - 2001 - 226 pages
...the day, and then, in the third quatrain, a single moment. What time is it in the second quatrain? "The twilight of such day / As after sunset fadeth...west, / Which by and by black night doth take away." The poem takes two and a half lines to tell us what time it is. But even so, we really aren't sure....
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A Clearing in the Forest: Law, Life, and Mind

Steven L. Winter - 2003 - 426 pages
...structure, often configured in conven* Familiar examples are the lines from Shakespeare's Sonnet 73 ("In me thou seest the twilight of such day / As after sunset fadeth in the west"); the famous soliloquy in Macbeth, act 5, scene 1, spoken by Macbeth just before his death ("Out, out,...
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Metaphor: A Practical Introduction

Zoltan Kovecses - 2002 - 304 pages
...everyday conventional thought). Let's take the following lines from one of Shakespeare's sonnets: In me thou seest the twilight of such day As after sunset...away, Death's second self that seals up all in rest. These lines combine at least five everyday conceptual metaphors: LIGHT IS A SUBSTANCE, EVENTS ARE ACTIONS,...
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The Wisdom of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 2002 - 228 pages
...those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou see'st the twilight of such day, As after...away, Death's second self that seals up all in rest. In me thou see'st the glowing of such fire, That on the ashes of his youth doth lie, As the death-bed,...
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The Arden Shakespeare Complete Works

William Shakespeare - 1998 - 1344 pages
...Upon those boughs which shake against the cold, Bare ruined choirs where late the sweet birds sang; In me thou seest the twilight of such day As after sunset...away, Death's second self that seals up all in rest; In me thou seest the glowing of such fire That on the ashes of his youth doth lie, As the deathbed,...
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Shakespeare Survey, Volume 21

Kenneth Muir - 2002 - 240 pages
...those boughes which shake against the could, Bare rn'wd quiers, where late the sweet birds sang. In me thou seest the twi-light of such day, As after Sun-set fadeth in the West, Which by and by blacke night doth take away, Deaths second selfe that seals vp all in rest. In me thou seest the glowing...
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