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A Psalm of Life | Summary of “A Psalm of Life” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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I heard the bells on Christmas Day by Longfellow (1863)
"A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books" -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow It's all about the table talk.
If we could read the secret history to our enemies, we should find in each man's life enough sorrow and suffering to disarm all hostility. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Rainy Day - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow This would be a god poem to use to teach the technical aspects of poetry like rhyme scheme and syllable count, as well as theme and word choice.
Longfellow is saying that people are sometimes misunderstood, especially when it comes to their emotions.
The heart, like the mind, has a memory. And in it are kept the most precious keepsakes. ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.