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"My Last Duchess" is told in first person by an unreliable narrator.
"My Last Duchess" is written in the present tense.
"My Last Duchess" is ostensibly about the now-deceased duchess. However, as this is a dramatic monologue, the focus of the poem is the narrator—the duke, speaking to a marriage broker on behalf of a count who hopes his daughter will be the next duchess.
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