On my First Sonne Poem

full PEEs of of my last duchess , cluster 2

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  • Created by: Harriet
  • Created on: 20-05-11 21:54

Structure

-written as an elegy to show respect to the deceased

-formal structure suggests although he tries to control his emotions, he cannot control the death of his son

-written in iambic pentameter, reminds us of a heartbeat

-shortened version of a sonnet, perhaps reflecting how son's life was cut short

Language

-'best piece of poetrie'-even though he was a talented poet, he viewed his son as his best creation, extremely touching

-'child of my right hand and joy'-shows how important his son was to him, he loved him dearly and it…

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Mary

This is very useful! Thank you very much for uploading this! :D

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Emma

Good Stuff :)

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