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Parting at Morning by Robert Browning


"Parting at Morning" is a poem written by Robert Browning. This poem is about leaving for work in the morning in order to make money. The poem describes the sun coming up in the morning at his home and him being needed to work and he needing to work for money.

This poem consists of four lines in one stanza. It is rhymed as ABBA. It is written in iambic-pentameter.


Parting at Morning

Round the cape of a sudden came the sea,
And the sun looked over the mountain's rim:
And straight was a path of gold for him,
And the need of a world of men for me.

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Literary Movement
Victorian, 19th Century

Work, Nature

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