31 Mar 2010 ... 1. Who is the speaker in the poem? Describe. The speaker in the poem is Li- Young Lee himself. He is describing a memory from his childhood.
From what i know, the poem is about the relationship between a son and his father. I think what the "gift" is, is the wisdom his father has.
9 Jan 2007 ... Lee, Li-Young The Gift ... Like many of Lee's poems in Rose such as Persimmons (see this database), this poem tenderly recreates the complex ...