Poem: ‘I Died for beauty’ by Emily Dickinson…

Beauty

Theme: “I died for beauty” deals with the theme of beauty and truth. Dickinson portrays them as parallel in various ways. Both beauty and truth are represented by two persons who have died for them both are buried in the same tomb near each other both die and decay at around the some time and both names are covered by the same moss.Further, both the persons feel an intense bond when they learn the cause of their death. Here we can see that beauty and truth are “brethren” and “kinsmen”.thus the poem gives a message that Beauty is impossible without Truth and truth is always beautiful.

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