The Author Thomas Hardy was born in rural England where he spent his early life training as an architect. His family did not have much money and this made him acutely conscious of social inequalities in Victorian England. He moved to London when he was a young man and worked
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Analysis of On the Departure Platform by Thomas HardyAnalysis of On the Departure Platform by Thomas Hardy
Background Like most of Hardy’s poems, this one is melancholy in tone. It portrays a love that has ended or is soon to end. Hardy was never completely successful in love, and this coupled with his inherent pessimistic attitude, colored much of his poetry. The last stanza is enigmatic in