what is the meaning of "nursie" in the poem "my shadow"?

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sanjayapursnani | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) eNoter

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'Nursie' here refers to nurse/ nanny. The poet says my shadow follows me everywhere like a nanny or governess,and he feels shame about it as he wants his freedom to play and do other things.

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