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Then, as Endymion had found on earth, In unchanged beauty but in fashion changed, Her whom I loved so long; so felt I then, Not that a new love in my heart had birth, But that the old, that far from reach had ranged, Was now on earth, and to be loved of men. The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done. . This poem has special meaning for me, My father gave this poem to my mother many years ago. Francis William Bourdillon 22 March 1852 -- 13 January 1921 was a British poet and translator.

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He is known mostly for his poetry, and in particular the single short poem The Night Has a Thousand Eyes. The poem shows us the importance of love in life. Just how we cannot exist without a single sun in spite of other thousand stars,we cannot exist without the feeling of love in one's heart. He was educated at Worcester College, Oxford. The mind has thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of a whole life dies When love is done These lines mean that,although the human mind works on various ideas, the heart sits only on one of them that is love.

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What is a good analysis of the poem 'The Night Has a Thousand Eyes' by Francis William Bourdillon?

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He is known mostly for his poetry, and in particular the single short poem The Night Has a Thousand Eyes. The night has a thousand eyes. He is known mostly for his poetry, and in particular the single short poem The Night Has a Thousand Eyes. However, according to the poet, the of the bright world dies with the dying sun, i. I will not leave Thee till Thou give Some word whereby my soul may live! The poet wants to says that thousands of stars which keep blinking in the night cannot brighten the world while a single sun brightens it and keeps it shining.

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It has ample functions to perform. Thus stars are personified as eyes. However, the heart has just one eye i. Francis Bourdillon, the author, at that time perpetual curate of Runcorn. Life Born in Runcorn, Cheshire, grew up at Woolbeding Rectory, near Midhurst, and deeply loved the area, and later built for himself and his family the house nearby, called 'Buddington'. Hence, like the sun, the heart is the fundamental and most important part of our body as it imparts love on which the whole body depends. In 1896 he published Nephelé, a romantic novel.

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Later he did tutoring for the University of Eastbourne, and lived in Eastbourne,and near Midhurst, Sussex. . I listened — but no voice I heard; I looked — no likeness saw; Slowly the joy of flower and bird Did like a tide withdraw; And in the heaven a silent star Smiled on me, infinitely far. In 1896, Bourdillon published Nephelé, a romantic novel. The Night has a Thousand Eyes' is truly a beautiful poem especially after Jalaluddin Rumi. According to the poet, the mind has a thousand eyes and the heart but one mening that the mind keeps occupied with all kinds of ideas that keep coming blinking in his mind. And without love the life becomes useless.

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The Night has a Thousand Eyes Poem

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In 1906 the Bibliographical Society published his study, The Early Editions of the Roman de la Rose. The poem uses a rhyme scheme a-b-a-b. . He was tutor to Prince and the Princess Christian at Cumberland Lodge. He in fact had many collections published, from Among The Flowers, And Other Poems 1878 to Gerard and Isabel: a Romance in Form of Cantefable 1921 , and including a Chryseis, and Preludes and Romances 1908. Thus using personification, the poet draws the attention of the reader towards the importance of love and loved ones in life. .

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The Night Has a Thousand Eyes by Francis William Bourdillon. Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. 1895. A Victorian Anthology, 1837

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Boston, New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. He translated Aucassin et Nicolette as Aucassin and Nicolet 1887 , wrote a scholarly work The Early Editions of the Roman de la Rose 1906 , Russia Reborn 1917 , and published a number of essays with the Religious Tract Society. Later he did tutoring for the University of Eastbourne, and lived in Eastbourne,and near Midhurst, Sussex. Yet came there never voice nor sign; But through my being stole Sense of a Universe divine, And knowledge of a soul Perfected in the joy of things, The star, the flower, the bird that sings. All are one brotherhood; I and all creatures, plants, and trees, The living limbs of God; And in an hour, as this, divine, I feel the vast pulse throb in mine. They met on a blind date, after ww2, at a beach party on Long Island.

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Francis William Bourdillon — Wikipedia Republished // WIKI 2

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The poet says that even though thousands of stars adorn the night sky,its the sun which is the reason for the shine of the night. He acted as tutor to the sons of Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein. It keeps storing all kind of information that comes in it. Unfortunately I did not find much else in terms of his biography. In 1896 he published Nephelé, a romantic novel. He translated Aucassin et Nicolette as Aucassin and Nicolet 1887 , wrote a scholarly work The Early Editions of the Roman de la Rose 1906 , Russia Reborn 1917 , and published a number of essays with the Religious Tract Society.

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The Night has a Thousand Eyes Poem

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. The night has a thousand eyes, And the day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun Here,thousand eyes symbolizes stars. He translated Aucassin et Nicolette as Aucassin and Nicolet 1887 , and he wrote the scholarly The Early Editions of the Roman de la Rose 1906 as well as Russia Reborn 1917 and various essays which the Religious Tract Society published. He died on January 13, 1921. Francis William Bourdillon was a British poet and translator. In the first four lines,the poet uses the elements of nature ie stars and sun.

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