Staring into the Nothing,Confused about it all, Walking like a Zombie Climbing up the walls Invincible Invisible Just a downfall No one to listen Nothing to say No, where to go Always aloneFrustrated Crazed inside the domeWaiting for a…
William Wordsworth says that instead of living in a high-society, modern world, with up-to-date technology (blooming at the cost of nature), he would rather choose to be a low-born or ‘pagan-born’ and enjoy the scene of Proteus (the moon of the sea) rising from the sea.
William Wordsworth poems are highly inspired by his love for nature.
The poem beautifully presents the thoughts of the poet through the mouth of the baby who is still unborn. The baby is well aware of the gravity of the situation across the world that he is just too scared to take birth. He simply knows that the world is too evil that he will not be able to sustain here, given its innocence.
This is a poem about how much I hate oblivion. A place where there is no consciousness, no awareness, a complete ignorance. A place where nobody knows who I am, as if, I do not exist at all.