tone: ironic, admiring, glittering, descriptive
about: a happy (appears), wealthy guy who has it all, who one day goes home and kills himself
*quatrain with meter
speaker- poor person "on the pavement"
Richard Cory- glittered, richer than a king, admirable, graceful, girls, slim, summer
"And Richard Cory, one calm summer night, went home and put a bullet through his head."
"And he was rich- yes, richer than a king- and admirably schooled in every grace:"
author: Edwin Arlington Robinson