Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night
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by Dylan Thomas

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  • -Title- This poem is about someone telling another to go in with a fight.
  • -Paraphrase- Do not leave this world without a fight. Wise, good, wild, and grave men, rage, rage against the dying of the light. Curse, bless, me now with your courageous tears, do not go gently, rage against the dying of the light. 
  • Do not go gentle into that good night, rage rage, against the dying of the light!
  • -Connotation/Attitude/Tone- Burn, rage, dying, lightning, frail, and blind shows that the tone is sad. Danced, sun, blaze, and light shows that the tone is content. Some parts of the poem is agressive. 
  • -Shift- The poem shifts at the very end. It goes from someone talking to a general view of people to someone personal, his father. 
  • -Title- This poem is about someone recalling death and telling what he learned to the audience. 
  • -Theme- Never go down without a fight even if you loose hope.
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