Interesting Literature: A Summary and Analysis of ‘Rain’ by Edward Thomas

Interesting Literature: A Summary and Analysis of ‘Rain’ by Edward Thomas
By Dr Oliver Tearle (Loughborough University) Edward Thomas’s poem ‘Rain’ was written in 1916, while Thomas was fighting in the trenches. ‘Rain’ is about Thomas’s experience of sitting in a hut all night alone, listening to the rain falling and meditating on his death and on the fates of his fellow soldiers in the First ... Read more

By Dr Oliver Tearle (Loughborough University) Edward Thomas’s poem ‘Rain’ was written in 1916,…