Sajid Malik In: Poetry What is the Central Idea of Poem ‘The Laburnum Top’? What is the Central Idea of Poem ‘The Laburnum Top’? Ted Hughes 1 Answer Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise 6 Questions 268 Answers 125 Best Answers 1,309 Points View Profile Lucifer Morningstar When angels fall, they also rise Added an answer on July 27, 2019 at 11:30 pm The poem, “The Laburnum Top” by Ted Hughes describes a mutual relationship between a Laburnum Tree which is large, beautiful but quite alone and a goldfinch bird which is quite amusing, beautiful but without a shelter. The Laburnum Tree gives the house to the bird and its young chicks and the bird, in turn, takes away its dead silence. Thus the poet, here in the poem wants to tell the reader the importance of living with each other. Every person has different capabilities and things. We should live with each other and always try to lend a helping hand and the others will also do the same. Read the summary of the poem here. 1 Login to Reply Share Share Share on WhatsApp Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Select as best answer Sorry, you do not have a permission to answer to this question.