My Papa's Waltz And Those Winter Sundays

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"Those Winter Sundays" by Robert Hayden and Theodore Roethke's "My Papa's Waltz" show a sons memory of their father. In "Those Winter Sundays" I will be focusing on showing you the speaker or who is telling the poem, the diction, the repetition, juxtaposition or the placing of two things side by side to create a certain effect, the tone, and the metaphor in the poem. In Roethke's "My Papa's Waltz" I am going to be showing you the speaker, diction, tone or mood of the poem, and the metaphor. First I will be showing you "Those Winter Sundays" then "My Papa's Waltz" then to finish up I will compare and contrast the meaning of the two poems. Robert Hayden's, "Those Winter Sundays", is a poem of a son's regret over his inability
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