The verbal employment of vocatives and of the second person may have little or no personifying force, serving primarily but to make the speaker's wish and idea intelligible to himself.
In this aspect they are natural phenomena still, but phenomena as originally conceived of by the personifying imagination of the savage, and credited, like the gods of the Maori or the Australian, with all manner of freaks, adventures and disguises.
A clever writer in a contemporary reproaches her as only personifying the " haggard queen.
The tendency to centralize the powers of the universe leads to the establishment of the doctrine of a triad consisting of Sin, Shamash and Ishtar, personifying the moon, sun and the earth as the lifeforce.
If you get an invite that doesn't specify the decade you should be personifying, then get creative and select a favorite era, such as the Renaissance period or the Roaring Twenties, then dress the part.