For killing an albatross, the mariner and his crew are punished with drought and death. Amidst a series of supernatural events, the mariner's life alone is spared and he repents, but he must wander the earth and tell his tale with the lesson that "all things great and small" are important.
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This version has explanatory notes and line numbers distractingly embedded in the poem.
Can’t fault Coleridge...
...but the format/layout of this book is flipping annoying, with the line numbers just randomly thrown into the text. Get a different version.