When You Are Gone’ by W. B. Yeats | My Life in Verse

Sheila Hancock explains how important the poem 'When You Are Old' by W. B. Yeats was in helping her recover from the death of her husband.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'26''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | Poetry | W B Yeats | Overview

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: My Life in Verse
  • Episode: 1