That time of yrIntro

That time of yrIntro - of death but despite witnessing all...

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Saba Nafees 1B 28 th February, 2011 That time of year…” Intro In this Shakespearean sonnet, the aged author is on his deathbed, despairingly reflecting on the mortality of life. He is addressing his beloved and trying to convey that everything, including youth, must end at some point. Everything good or bad, including seasons come and go but love endures. The poet explains that his dying youth is the cause
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Unformatted text preview: of death but despite witnessing all of this the beloved continues to be determined and constant in his love. The sonnet is composed of three quatrains followed by a couplet. The time frame mentioned in each quatrain decreases as the poem goes on just like the length of life decreases over the course of time....
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1 taught by Professor S during the Spring '11 term at Texas Tech.

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