The Question and Answer section for Tennyson’s Poems is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Tears, Idle Tears” was composed on a visit by Tennyson to Tintern Abbey in Monmouthshire, a locale also taken as subject for a poem by another famous English poet, William Wordsworth. Tennyson said the poem was about “the passion of the past,...
The final battle, in which Arthur's knights fight their last fight is fought in Lyonesse.
Bedivere throws Arthur's sword into the water at Arthur's command.