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1

The manhunt

By simon armitage

Wife trying to help husband after war

Written 2007

After afganistan

2

Sonnet 43

Elizabeth barrett browning

About husband to be

3

London

William blake

French Revolution

4

The soldier

Rupert brooke

WW1

Patrioism

5

She walks in beauty

Lord byron

About his cousin

Known as mad bad and dangerous to know

6

Living space

Imtiaz dharker

Slums in mumbai

7

As imperceptibly as grief

Emily Dickinson

Lived next to a grave yard lots of people she knew were dying

8

Cozy apologia

Rita dove

For her husband fred

9

Valentine

Carol ann duffy

Gay opressed in society

10

A wife in london

Thomas hardy

Wife learns husbands death from letter and his wish to return home

11

Death of a naturalist

Seamus heaney

School trip tad poles goes back when hes older

12

Hawk roosting

Ted Hughes

Romantic poet

13

To autumn

John keats

Had cancer

Walking through woods in autumn wrote what he sae

14

Afternoons

Philip larkin


Middle aged

15

Dulce et decorum est

Wilfred owen

Served in ww1

Gas was banned in ww2 horrific

16

Ozymandias

Percy bysshe shelley

17

Mametz wood

Owen sheers

About french farmers finding welsh bodie in thier fields

18

The prelude

William wordsworth