Saturday, February 9, 2019
Essay on Sonnet 130 and Passionate Shepherd To His Love -- Sonnet essa
praise 130 and Passionate Shepherd To His Love   In William Shakespeares Sonnet 130 and Christopher Marlowes The Passionate Shepherd To His Love, the themes of despotic have it away, opulent treasures, and brilliant imagery are all conveyed throughout the poems but through contrary point of views.   The theme of unconditional love is expressed through the twain poems. The poet proclaims his affection for her by telling his love that he will excrete her anything in the world if she would reasonable be with him. And if these pleasures may thee move, come croak with me, and be my love. His words show that he is willing to do anything and everything for her by giving her a gown made of the finest wool or however coral clasps and amber studs just for her to live with him and be my (his) love. However, the poet knows that he end not give her these offerings becaexercising the gifts that he is willing to give her are however tokens of exaggerations and are listed to sh ow his beloved that this is how much he wants her. Whereas in Sonnet 130, the poet is earnest and truthful in what he writes about his love. I love to hear her speak, yet well I know that music hath a far more(prenominal) pleasing sound, yet, I think my love as rare as any she belied with false compare. This shows his honesty in oral presentation about his object of affection, yet he achieves the same sense of unconditional love that the poet in Marlowes poem tries to delineate without victimisation embellishments. The speaker in Sonnet 130 doesnt hyperbolize about his rare love using a plethora of exaggerations to portray his fondness for his mistress as the poet in Marlowes poem did. Even though the ii poems have the theme as unconditional love, the portrayals of it are achieved th... ...de.   Nevertheless, in Sonnet 130, the persona uses imagery of her physiologic appearance to show his love. The poet in Sonnet 130 does not use imagery of riches but uses commonplace sub stances to reveal his love for her. My mistress eyeball are nothing like the sun coral is far more red than her lips red and then he discusses how even though she is just an average woman, he loves her with all his heart. Although the two poets uses different elements to express their love, the meaning of their devotion for their loved ones are portrayed eminently.   Even though the two poems express the themes of unconditional love, opulent treasures, and vivid imagery, they have differences at bottom their similarities. These similarities and differences within the poems not only make the themes more lucid, but they also patron to show the intent of the poets writings.