Where is the speaker in "The Wild Swans at Coole," and how does he feel?

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The speaker stands by the shores of a lake at this friend Lady Gregory's estate at Coole Park. It is autumn. It is the nineteenth time the speaker has visited the shores of this lake.

Despite the beautiful October twilight, the speaker is sad, saying that his "heart is sore." Life has changed for him since the...

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