Summer Home by Seamus Heaney?

My coursework for English this year is a comparison of two Heaney poems and two Duffy poems, linked to the theme of Shame. I have been given 'Summer Home' as one of my poems, it is an interesting poem but I am struggling to understand it and how to link it to shame. If anyone has any ideas I would be very... show more My coursework for English this year is a comparison of two Heaney poems and two Duffy poems, linked to the theme of Shame.

I have been given 'Summer Home' as one of my poems, it is an interesting poem but I am struggling to understand it and how to link it to shame.

If anyone has any ideas I would be very grateful!!
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