Keats' Eremite...

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Keats' Eremite...

Postby babyjag04 » Tue Jan 13, 2004 9:47 am

Does anyone here know what the reference to "Keats' Eremite" in the poem "Choose Something Like A Star" mean?
Any help is appreciated!!
Thanks :D
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Postby Steen » Sun Feb 13, 2005 12:30 am

Well in Eve of St Agnes "ermite" is the word he used to discribe "Hermit". He likens Porphoro to a Hermit making a "pilgramige" to his Madaline, linking to his belifes in love being a religon.
Fell free to correct me, I have only studyed him a term :oops:
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Postby Becky » Mon Feb 14, 2005 5:54 pm

Don't worry, I haven't studied Keats at all in any class (as yet). Perhaps that's why I still like him.
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Postby Saturn » Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:58 am

Yeah, once you start being forced to learn something it becmes a real turn off - it almost put me off Shakespeare for life, having to read it when I was in school.

I'm glad I didn't have to study Keats in school, otherwise I would have hated him :roll:
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