We Grow Accustomed To The Dark Essay

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¨We grow accustomed to the Dark, When light is put away –¨ This quote came from the poem We Grow Accustomed to the Dark from the American poet Emily Dickinson. ¨We grow accustomed to the Dark – When light is put away – ¨ And this one is also one of Dickinson's works this one however is called Before I got my put out. Throughout these two poems she happens to mention the all aspects of darkness and how they affected her. It also tells how she has problems finding her way in the dark and also the metaphorical problems of the dark. In We Grow Accustomed to the Dark she seems to be very inviting to adapting to the dark, while in Before I put my eye out she realizes that there is nothing she can do but to accept her situation.
In this poem Dickinson …show more content…

Then she makes it known that if she was ever blessed with the chance of having her sight back she would be overwhelmed at the thought of even being able to see the things she was
Before. Dickinson tells how grateful she would be just behold the beauty of nature, just trying to soak in as much as her visions allows her to. She further expresses her gratitude towards nature but the she contradicts her previous line ¨For mine – to look at when I liked, The news would strike me dead –¨ by saying that she rather just stick with what she's used to and conjuring with heran image with her intuition and imagination instead of possibly being disappointed by it. ¨We Grow Accustomed to the Dark¨ by Emily Dickinson gives us insight how she tries to modify her perception darkness and that she should just get used to it since it's impossible for her to change her condition.¨When light is put away – As when the Neighbor holds the …show more content…

Granted it will take time to be able to
Move in the Dark gracefully, we will be able to conquer and move forward with life.¨The Bravest
–grope A Little- And sometimes hit a Tree Directly in the Forehead– ¨She inclines us to know that even though that we do not know what is in store for us in The¨darkness” that everything will
Be fine.Though we should keep in mind that even the days that are a bit darker to still prevail and they may require a little more effort but is is still possible. In Before I put my eye out it had a different perspective and outlook on darkness and everything that pertained to it then in We Grow Accustomed to the Dark. The words in the Before
I put my eye out to start out as positive and accepting of her situation she's in; but as the poem
Continued she seemed to become very pessimistic view on it by because initially she seemed very gracious of nature though she couldn't see. Dickinson then started talk about she rather stick to imagining it with her soul. While We Grow Accustomed to the Dark is more accepting of

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