- Written by Lord Byron who was a English poet, known for his lavish lifestyle and scandalous affairs.
- What the Poems About.
-> Narrator describing a womaan taht he's seen. Thinks she's beautiful and uses images of light and dark to emphasise how perfect she is.
-> Suggests her appearance reflects her personality - she has spent her life doing good things.
-> Regular ABABAB rhyme scheme, reflecting the enduring nature of the woman's beauty and how she's a balance of different qualities.
-> Mostly iambic terameter and uses a lot of enjabment, suggesting that the narrator is overwhelmed by the woman's beauty.
-> Split into 3 stanzas which have a equal length.