Love quotes for John Donne- The Anniversary

"celebrates mutual attatchment between lovers"
The anniversary rises the lovers up
1 of 12
"all kings"
royal connotations
2 of 12
"sun itself", "is elder by a year now"
a year has past- anniversary
3 of 12
"only our love hath no decay"
it will not deteriorate
4 of 12
"death were no divorce"
Donne repudiates the marriage vow- till death do us part
5 of 12
"sweet salt tears"
biblical connotations
6 of 12
"inmates"
they are entrapped on earth in their phsysical bodies
7 of 12
"souls fro their graves removed"
their sould will actually be freed
8 of 12
"kings"
regal imagery repeated - divine right of kings
9 of 12
"alas"
expoculations
10 of 12
"none can do, treason to us, expect one of us two"
only one of them has the power to detroy the perfection they have
11 of 12
"this is the second of our reign"
they still have a long way to go- only 2nd
12 of 12

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Card 2

Front

royal connotations

Back

"all kings"

Card 3

Front

a year has past- anniversary

Back

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Card 4

Front

it will not deteriorate

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Donne repudiates the marriage vow- till death do us part

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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