Literary anaylsis.docx - Benoit 1 Sean Benoit Arturo...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

Benoit 1Sean BenoitArturo LechugaDual English 416 November 2017Sonnet 18In most of William Shakespeare’s Sonnets he describes his romantic side with a certain woman as described in Sonnet 18. Nobody knows who it could be or if it was different ladies. Shakespeare uses a word choice that gives up what he is going to write about in the sonnets. For Example, “Lovely” and “Temperate” are used to describe a lady in Sonnet 18. Shakespeare also uses a very identifiable them in every sonnet like love, death, etc.In Sonnet 18, William Shakespeare describes what he feels about a certain woman. Shakespeare states that no matter what problems that you have your beauty will not get lost. Shakespeare, William. Sonnet 18. 1608. “But thy eternal summer shall not fade, Nor lose possession of that fair thou ow’st.” (Lines 9-10). By the eternal summer means that your beauty on the inside will never wash away and you will forever be loved.The theme described in this Sonnet is love. He compliments this lady on her beauty and her personality. As we see in other sonnets written by William Shakespeare he describes a goddess like figure. “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate” (Shakespeare) (Lines 1-2). The word choice that he used like “lovely” and the question he asked was expressing his feelings towards this woman. “Sometime too hot the eye ofheaven shines” (Shakespeare) (Line 5). Sometimes your beauty may be covered by a problem

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture