Follower - Seamus Heaney Poetry Analysis

The first two words of Follower by Seamus Heaney are "My father" which immediately establishes the poet's emotionally involved relationship with the subject of the poem....

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Discuss how two poets from the selection treat the subject of childhood.

The poems ‘Follower’ by Seamus Heaney and ‘My Parents’ by Stephen Spenders.
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Analysis of FOLLOWER by Seamus Heaney | Poetry - Scribd

11/02/2018 · Analysis of FOLLOWER by Seamus Heaney

Digging is a poem about admiration, how Seamus Heaney as a young boy looks up to his predecessors and how he has; “No spade to follow men like them” (Line 28 digging) Catrin has a basic structure of love that is becoming more and more common in to...