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Personification in The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Personification Examples in The Rime of the Ancient Mariner:
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner in Seven Parts
"Out of the sea came he!..." See in text (The Rime of the Ancient Mariner in Seven Parts)
Coleridge uses personification throughout this poem. By attributing human qualities to non-human elements, Coleridge gives them active roles in the story that help convey a variety of stronger impressions (supernatural, dangerous, serene) depending on the mood in different parts of the poem.