Paul Revere's Ride

By: Jesse Tyrrell


Line 21

"Across the moon like a prison bar"

Means that the ship was steadily moving across the water


Line 20

"A phantom ship."

comparing a ship to a phantom.


Line 22

"And a huge black hulk"

repeats the consonant H.

Historical Reference

On the eighteenth of April, in 75

America, A Prophecy By: William Blake

Both about revolutionary war

Atlantic glow to America's shore: Piercing the souls of warlike men, who rise in silent night.