- the poem highlights his melancholy and depression which occured during the winter, he expresses his hope for spring symbolising hope to feel happy
- STRUCTURE - free verse
- PERSONIFICATION - "spring returns, perhaps tomorrow"
- SIMILIE - "as if the mighty sun wept tears of joy"
- LINKS - But These Things Also, spring was also personified; The Glory, both have biblical references
- memory, age and life's meaning…
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