How does the poem "When We Two Parted" build up a romantic atmosphere?  

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Lord Byron's poem "When We Two Parted" is a first-person monologue spoken to the narrator's lover. The title of the poem, "When We Two Parted," suggests before even reading the poem that the subject matter will be love, or more accurately the separation of lovers. The poem is written in rhymed meter that follows an alternating syllable count by line from six to five. This adds to the romantic atmosphere of the poem by making the reading sound like a fluid song of longing and care. Byron builds the romantic atmosphere of the poem by presenting the narrative of the two...

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