The Village Blacksmith
The Village BlacksmithThe village blacksmith is a single father raising a family by himself. His greatest happiness lies in his ability to engage in honest work to provide for his family and on Sunday, to hear his...
The Village BlacksmithIn short, the answer to your question is no, he is not being racist. Longfellow does indeed mention women in "The Village Blacksmith." In the poem, he is writing about the village blacksmith, who...
The Village BlacksmithThere are more than three physical characteristics provided in the description of the blacksmith. The poem states that he is "a mighty man"; that he has "large and sinewy hands"; that he has...