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The poems Porpoises by John Gurney and Two look at two by Robert Frost both involve Humans encounter and their feelings towards nature and vice versa Robert Frost looks at an experience two trampers have with nature and natures response to them while John Gurney shows how nature have acted towards man and mans reaction to that Although the two poems look at similar relationships the tone in each poem is very different to the other Porpoises looks at the relationship between men in a small Village and the Porpoises We find out that the Porpoises have been loyal friends to the humans and even rescued them from drowning Man does not return this favor when the Porpoises are stranded on the Beach instead they come to finish them off for food This in itself is a strong effect used by the Author to show us how man takes advantage of things when they are weak or it comes by convenience He uses this not only as an effect to get the reader thinking about how selfish man can be but he also used it to build the tone a sad tone in the poem In the end of the poem we see what the narrator would like to have done to the porpoises This method shows us that he respects what they have done for them and feels guilty for killing them but he sees the need that the villagers have for food Two Look at Two tells of an encounter that man has with two deer These two trampers have a love for nature Robert Frost emphasizes this by repeating the first line in the last line This has the effect of a carried on theme and joins the poem together He repeats the word Love in the first and last line of the poem He also uses repetition of the word unscarred to show that nature is not moved by
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