Was tyrannous and strong:

from Samuel Taylor Coleridge – Rime Of The Ancient Mariner on Rap Genius


Personification, when one takes an object that might otherwise be referred to as “it” and refers to it as “he” or “she”, is another frequently used technique in the poem.

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