Personification in Porphyria's Lover
Personification Examples in Porphyria's Lover:
Porphyria's Lover 1
"sullen..." See in text (Porphyria's Lover)
In using the adjective “sullen,” which means gloomy, ill-humored, or moody, the speaker personifies the wind. Personification generally indicates a character or speaker’s attempt to understand or identify with an inanimate object or force. Here, the speaker seems to project his own mood onto the landscape and see himself as the storm raging outside.