An elegy is a poem written to mourn the death of someone. Here we will explore the hidden depths of this philosophic poem.
Halloween is a time to face fears. Do not allow the fear of a lack of comprehension of this poem stop you from attempting to mine its meaning and beauty.
I recommend reading this poem before my show. But I will be reading the poem itself.
Here is a reading of the poem I like:
Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard
BY THOMAS GRAY