Byron, Brokenly

Photo: Pete Swan

From Lord Byron’s Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage, Canto III, l. 287-8. Here, Childe Harold is quite the Byronic hero: intelligent, perceptive, arrogant, but full of sorrow.


What They Wrote is a (new) feature where I share my favourite literary quotes in image form. This photo is courtesy of the lovely Pete Swan.

3 thoughts on “Byron, Brokenly

  1. I like this new idea! I’m going to steal some of these if I ever have to teach the ‘Distinctively Visual’ unit again.

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