The brook is a poem written by lord the poem ,the poet compares,the life of 5he brook with the life of the man.he says that,the brook when comes from haunted places is fresh and is compared to a man at his young age.he behaves as so he is energetic and fresh.the brook slows down when it reaches the plains which is compared with the man who has the berdan of his family,his job and his surroundings.but the poet concludes that the brook is immortal because it joins the mighty ocean and becomes a part of it.but man is born to die and is mortal.he compares the different stages of the brook with that of the man.both the human life and the brook envounter and overcome obstacles.these obstacles are overcome by a dangerous journey in order to reach their destination.the brook goes down to join the river and human beings see the end of the circle of life.