Imagery in Count That Day Lost
Imagery Examples in Count That Day Lost:
Text of the Poem
"sunshine..." See in text (Text of the Poem)
Notice the repetition of sun and sunshine throughout this poem. The sun is symbolic for light, goodness, and renewal. It is also a means by which people measure time. The repetition of this image both reminds the audience of the limited time they have to complete their good deeds and the positive connotations of daylight.