Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Summarize the poem "An April Day."

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As was mentioned in the previous post, Longfellow reflects on a beautiful day in April. Throughout the poem, Longfellow celebrates the spring season and describes his affinity for the natural environment during springtime. Longfellow begins the poem by describing how the warm sun returns to bring life to the flowers and trees. He mentions his love for the spring season and reflects upon the way that plants begin to regenerate. Longfellow reveals how birds pleasantly fly through the forests and illustrates how the sun's rays pierce through the woods to bring life to the foliage. Towards the end of the poem, Longfellow describes the serenity of a peaceful night in April. He depicts the beautiful night sky and describes how the lake waters...

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