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MARCH

Like an army defeated
The snow hath retreated,
And now doth fare ill
On the top of the bare hill;
The plowboy is whooping-anon-anon.
There's joy in the mountains;
There's life in the fountains;
Small clouds are sailing;
Blue sky prevailing;
The rain is over and gone !

NOTES AND QUESTIONS
Biography
. William VVordsworth (1770-1850) was one of the great English poets. He was born in the beautiful lake region' of northern England, and spent most of his lifetime there. He was always intensely devoted to the cause of liberty. Unlike many great poets, Wordsworth saw the beauty and charm of humble life; the characters in many of his best known poems are of the peasant class. His poems of flowers, birds, and the seasons show the simplicity and sincerity of his nature. In 1843 Wordsworth was appointed poet laureate of England.
Discussion. 1. Which of the things mentioned in this poem have you noticed in the spring? 2. How many of these may be seen in the city? 3. How many can be seen only in the country? 4. From what places has the snow "retreated"? 5. In what battle has it been "defeated"? 6. Where does it still linger? 7. What are the "fountains" of which the poet speaks? 8. What tells you that the plowboy feels happy? 9. To what are the small clouds compared? 10. Which words sound like the thought they express? 11. Which lines rime? 12. Find in the Glossary the meaning of: grazing; prevailing; laureate.

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