Second Hour Poem Analysis

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2nd Hour
The writing can mean a variety of things. However all can be narrowed down to one exact thing theme. Choices

Choices are made throughout all of poems. Some choices the characters mae were regretful while other made a large impact. I know this because each article provides evidence for my claim.

The first one, “Because I could not stop for death-” talked about how a women was being taken to her grave while enjoying a peaceful ride with death there. As sorrowful as it sound it’s very relevant to my claim about the theme. In the first two stanzas it states,”Because I could not stop for Death –He kindly stopped for me –” This shows that the women in the poem must not have noticed she was dying until she was dead meaning that she must’ve been so focused on something in life she probably didn’t care about her health. "We passed the School, where Children strove At Recess – in the Ring – We passed the Fields of Gazing Grain –We passed the Setting Sun –” In my opinion this may have been the things in her life she ma have missed on. The scenery, the calmness the peace, all these things she had usually ignored was slowly being shown to her with no haste at all. It’s because of her choices she wasn’t able to enjoy her life to the fullest .
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One of smallest poems of hers. In this article, it states, “I never saw a moor,
I never saw the sea;” This can also add on the the previous poem, things she hasn’t done because of her

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