Duffy Larkin Comparison

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  • Duffy and Larkin
    • Love
      • Talking in Bed
        • Love that contrasts to superficial and idealistic views
        • bitterness
        • Effect of time on love
      • Havisham
        • bitterness
        • Effect of time on love
        • defined by past heartbreak
        • love= destructive and painful
      • Love Songs in Age
        • defined by past heartbreak
        • love= destructive and painful
        • Love that contrasts to superficial and idealistic views
      • Valentine
      • Death and Mortality
        • Dockery and Son
          • wasting time vs appreciating it
          • lost itme
          • how life is lived- important vs futile
        • Moments of Grace
          • wasting time vs appreciating it
          • lost itme
          • how life is lived- important vs futile
        • Nothing to be Said
          • death imagery= moving on from past vs future tainted by death
          • control of fate vs no control
        • Never Go Back
          • death imagery= moving on from past vs future tainted by death
          • control of fate vs no control
      • Characters, Time and Identity
        • Dockery and Son
          • character to comment on society and voice speakers own view
          • Lack of fulfilment and alienation
          • character to present change over time
        • Havisham
          • character to confront heartbreak
          • Lack of fulfilment and alienation
        • Love Songs in Age
          • character to confront heartbreak
          • character to present change over time
        • Captain
          • character to comment on society and voice speakers own view
      • Language and Society
        • Sunny Prestatyn
          • language suggests flaw in society
          • looking deeper than surface meanings
          • simple language multiple meanings
          • consumerism/cynicism
        • Litany
          • language suggests flaw in society
          • speaker showed to be different to those around them/ societies ideal
          • consumerism/cynicism
        • Talking in Bed
          • speaker showed to be different to those around them/ societies ideal
        • Moments of Grace
          • looking deeper than surface meanings
          • simple language multiple meanings
      • Lives of Others and Isolation
        • The Whitsun Weddings
          • questions contemporary culture
            • less deceived
          • detached from social norms
            • less deceived
          • outsider
          • cliché everyday experience
        • The Windows
          • outsider
          • lives of others as something to aspire to vs something to escape
          • cliché everyday experience
        • Mr Bleaney
          • lives of others as something to aspire to vs something to escape
        • Litany
          • questions contemporary culture
            • detached from social norms
          • Places and Unhappiness
            • Home is so Sad
              • Places significant because of memories
              • Alienation
            • Room
              • Places reflect speaker's situation and emotion
              • Alienation
            • Mr Bleaney
              • Places reflect speaker's situation and emotion
            • Never Go Back
              • Places significant because of memories

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