O Captain! My Captain! Text Comparison
O Captain My Captain Text Comparison with To an Athlete Dying Young
O Captain! My Captain!
To an Athlete Dying Young
The nation is in the midst of celebrating Lincoln's Civil War victory when he dies.
Negative images: pale, cold body and drops of blood
Death is tragic: "O heart! heart! heart!"
The townspeople are in the midst of celebrating the athlete's victory when he dies.
Positive images: unwithered laurels and unchallenged cup
Death is fortunate: "Now you will not swell the rout/Of lads that wore their honors out"
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