The application of Wordsworth’s call back to nature is seen in his poem Tinturn Abbey, as he recalls the happiness brought to him in his youth by the peace and beauty of the area. Throughout the entire poem Wordsworth never once mentions the actual Abbey or the architecture of the building, instead he speaks of the loveliness of the scenery surrounding the place in which he was sitting and the peaceful feeling being separate from the world. Words...
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...tion of the dawn, which does not forsake us in our soundest sleep.”(Thoreau) The wisdom of Thoreau can cause each to think of the life they lead and how often technology is involved in the different aspects of their day to day routine and make people wonder what life would be like should they find a way to return to the simplicity and peacefulness of a world where nature is seen, admired, praised, and no longer ignored.
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