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Home-thoughts, From Abroad

In the poem "Home-thoughts, From Abroad" by Robert Browning, the poet expresses a longing for England in springtime. Browning wrote it while on a visit to Italy, and he expresses obvious...

Latest answer posted May 30, 2020 1:09 am UTC

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Home-thoughts, From Abroad

This two stanza poem by Browning effectively captures the feelings of nostalgia and longing for the homeland whilst you are abroad and miles away from the sights, scents and feelings that make up...

Latest answer posted December 28, 2011 12:56 am UTC

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Home-thoughts, From Abroad

This poem depicts an English speaker who is abroad and missing home very much. The arrival of the season of spring in England is making his longing for home especially hard. Browning uses a great...

Latest answer posted January 1, 2020 12:39 am UTC

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Home-thoughts, From Abroad

I think it could reflect how soldiers feel, yes. Whenever one is away from home for an extended period of time, one's thoughts inevitably turn to home and the comforts it offers him or her. Home...

Latest answer posted September 21, 2008 7:30 pm UTC

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