blank verse: unrhymed iambic pentameter
-becomes important for Romantics after WW
"five years have past; five summers, with the length of five long winters!"
the Hermit, the burthen of the mystery, the still sad music of humanity, therefore am i still a lover of the woods
"until the breath of this corporeal farm and even the motion of our human blood almost suspended, we are laid asleep in body, and become a living soul"
-if we can remember specific moments in our past, we can become extremely creative
-answer to Eton College (what is meaning of life?) in being a creative human being (not transcendental)