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An elegy is a poem that reflects upon death It is a very good way for people to release stress It makes others think An elegy to some people is very depressing to read Most of thge time it tells the truth about a side of a persons life that no one knows about An elegy could be a real breath taker if taken the right way There are many well known elegy authors One of them is Thomas Gray Gray wrote the elegy Written in a Country ChurchyardIn Grays poem he compares the life of a human with a day The morning would be the person when they were young High noon would be around middle age The evening would be when they are elderly For the obsticles people have to go through in their life he puts in wind rain and so on to reflect upon the difficult tasks one faces Thomas Gray wrote another poem called The curse upon Edward In this poem Gray does not compare and contrast He talks about death up front He says that The shrieks of death thro Berkleys roof that ringGray 821 Gray has a way of writing lines in difficult ways that you could have used six words to explain the sentence In his last poem The Progress of Poesy Gray has a different way of explaining his point of view In this particular poem he pertains to life as a drink He wants the reader to get a mental picture of a human drinking life like a glass of tea Grays point is the a person has total control of what they do and what a person does not do If one makes a mistake just
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