Poem of the day: william ernest henley's invictus “invictus” is one of the first poems i ever read and also one of the first poems that ever. Black as the pit from pole to pole i thank whatever gods may be for my unconquerable soul in the fell clutch of circumstance i have not winced nor cried aloud.
William ernest henley's “invictus” poem is written in iambic tetrameter, meaning that it but this night can also be perceived by the reader as a symbol of all the. Want to know what the poem invictus is all about read an analysis of this famous writing by william ernest henley.
William ernest henley and invictus invictus is a poem which focuses on the human spirit and its ability to overcome adversity it is a rallying cry.
William ernest henley: invictus the poem was written while henley was in the hospital being treated for tuberculosis of be understood at the discretion of the reader by assigning the night any of negative roles (any.
I confess that this has never been a favorite poem of mine it strikes me as too anthemic, and is to be construed as a critical assessment, not an attack on anyone's taste whatsoever  invictus by william ernest henley. [APSNIP--]