The poem means an impression off despair and you may depression you to grips the latest poet

The poem means an impression off despair and you may depression you to grips the latest poet

However, Housman conveys so it sentiment remarkably from mythical partners from Champion and you may Leander: Leander create move out to look for Character per night, but realized he’d need move straight back later:

Out-of childhood’s hours We have perhaps not come Once the someone else was-I’ve maybe not recognized as anyone else saw-I can perhaps not offer My appeal out-of a familiar springtime- From the same origin I’ve not removed My personal sadness-I’m able to perhaps not wake up My personal cardio to help you contentment at the same tone- And all sorts of I lov’d-I lov’d alone-