Theme of Dylan Thomas's Poem in October

                     A madrigal celebrating his nativity, Poem in October profusely eulogises the poet's birthday. The poet celebrates  the dawn of his birthday, a momentuous one, being the thirteeth, in pantheistic terms. The poet regards his thirteeth birthday as a point of departure to the past and to his epiphanic childhood. The poem also brings in the idea of concurrence of birth and death.