The Seven Ages of Man pg. 520-21
Read and Respond to the questions. Quickwrite: Identify 7 stages of life from your perspective. Keep in mind that you start off as a baby and you end up as a baby.
Seven acts—that’s how long this poet imagines the play of your life is going to be. You’re now in the middle of the second act of your life. Before you read what he predicts about the rest of your life, try to second-guess him. Write down what you think are the seven stages of a person’s life.
Literary Skills: Analyze extended metaphors.