What is the theme of She dwelt among the untrodden ways?
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Keeping this in consideration, what do you mean by untrodden ways?
Lucy's "untrodden ways" symbolically stands for her physical isolation and the unknown details of her mind and life. In the poem, the poet is more focused on his experience when reflecting on her death than on the observation of Lucy.
Likewise, which is a Wordsworth Lucy poem? The Lucy poems are a series of five poems composed by the English Romantic poet William Wordsworth (1770–1850) between 1798 and 1801. In the series, Wordsworth sought to write unaffected English verse infused with abstract ideals of beauty, nature, love, longing and death.
Keeping this in consideration, who is the subject of She dwelt among the untrodden ways?
"She dwelt among the untrodden ways" consists of three quatrains, and describes Lucy who lives in solitude near the source of the River Dove. In order to convey the dignity and unaffected flowerlike naturalness of his subject, Wordsworth uses simple language, mainly words of one syllable.
When did Lucy ceased?
When Lucy ceased to be; But she is in her grave, and, oh, The difference to me!