I Wandered Lonely As A Cloud Poem Analysis

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There is no doubt that Wordsworth was one of the representative Romantic poets. His Lyrical Ballads is one of the most significant poetry anthology after the Renaissance. I chose “She dwelt among the untrodden ways” and “I wandered lonely as a cloud” to analyze the Romantic ideas what reflected from these two poems.

Wordsworth describes a lonely and unknown girl in the poem “She dwelt among the untrodden ways”. Nobody praises and loves the girl who dwelt among the untrodden ways. But Wordsworth says the girl is beautiful like ‘A violet by a mossy stone/ Half-hidden from the Eye!’. She also ‘as a star when only one is shining in the sky!’. ‘A half-hidden violet’ and ‘a shining star’ seems are two conflicting images. However, romantic
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Then writer sees ‘a crowd, a host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, fluttering and dancing in the breeze’. At this situation, the daffodils are not only plants but a symbol which embodies a spirit. A plenty of daffodils are flashing such as the stars in the sky. ‘They stretched in never-ending line Along the margin of a bay’, they are dancing in the wind when poet see them. In the poet’s mind, daffodils represent the essence of nature and they are a wonderful performance of natural spirit. But the poet cannot see the cheerful daffodils all the time. The feeling of sad and lonely appears in his heart when he leaves these daffodils. This poem seems write about daffodils, but actually the poet writes a sense of the social world. The proud and pure soul of daffodils are sullen in the real world like poet himself. This poem is romantic but also with strong symbolism. The daffodils in fact symbolizes the poet himself. The poet is not simply find the beauty of nature by seeing the crowd daffodils, but also find his own life in the nature. Although this poem seemingly writes in praise of daffodils, it indeed expresses the inner thought of the poet in the real …show more content…
The bourgeoisie just used new class, oppression and a new form of struggle replaced the old one. The production relation of bourgeois class still was a private ownership instead of another kind of private ownership, the form of exploitation also just in place of another form of exploitation. Moreover, with the development of productivity, the basic contradiction of bourgeoisie became sharper and sharper. In other words, the contradiction between socialization of production and private personal holding form grew fiercer. Furthermore, the narrow productive relations of bourgeois class impeded the further development of huge productivity. Thus, the capitalist society has brought its own to cyclical economic crisis. It can be said that “the weapons with which the bourgeoisie felled feudalism to the ground are now turned against the bourgeoisie itself.” (Max & Engels, pp18). Moreover, the bourgeoisie not only forged the weapon what will kill itself, but also generated the proletarians who were to use the weapon to the bourgeoisie. With the development of the bourgeois class, the proletariat that is the modern working class also got development in the same time. Additionally, the proletariat has experienced different stages of development, its struggle of opposing the bourgeoisie almost existed in the same time with the appearance of proletariat. The

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