What is a critical analysis of the poem "Ravens" by Ted Hughes?

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“Ravens” by Ted Hughes is an account of a father explaining to his child on a “blue and warm” spring day the facts of life and death, when the child “has eyes only” for a lamb that was born dead. At the beginning of the poem, before the mundane tragedy of the dead lamb is introduced, Hughes mentions the raven that “bundled itself into midair,” the...

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