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On Williams Shakespeare Poem Sonnet 130 (1609).

On Williams Shakespeare Poem Sonnet 130 (1609). Discuss the the vertical thinking points in this poem, and the lateral thinking points


Sonnet 130 (1609)

                                   My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun;

                                   Coral is far more red than her lips' red;

                                   If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun;

                                   If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head.

                                   I have seen roses damasked, red and white,

                                   But no such roses see I in her cheeks;

                                   And in some perfumes there is more delight

                                   Than in the breath that from my mistress reeks.

                                   I love to hear her speak, yet well I know

                                   That music has a far more pleasing sound;

                                   I grant I never saw a goddess go;

                                  My mistress, when she walks, treads on the ground.

                                  And yet, by heaven, I think my love as rare

                                  As any she belied with false compare.

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