Lines 1-6 Summary

Lines 1–2
The verb phrase “will come” in both the title and the first line of “There Will Come Soft Rains” indicates...

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Lines 7-12 Summary

Lines 7–8
Here, the poem reveals its theme. Lines 7 and 8 make an abrupt change in the tone and subject matter, shifting from...

(The entire section is 320 words.)