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- To My Dear and Loving Husband
- Analysis of To My Dear and Loving Husband by Anne Bradstreet
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The poem was first published in , as part of Bradstreet's posthumous collection Several Poems. Bradstreet was the first poet—and the first woman—in colonial America to write and publish a book of poems. The poem is autobiographical and describes the passionate love between the speaker and her husband. The speaker describes that love as pure and redemptive. The poem thus implicitly argues against some religious poets who describe love as a sinful or unholy act.
If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee. If ever wife was happy in a man, Compare with me, ye women, if you can. Nor ought ought Anything but love from thee give recompense recompense Return payment; reward. Thy love is such I can no way repay; The heavens reward thee manifold manifold In abundance , I pray. Most truly honoured, and as truly dear, If worth in me or ought I do appear, Who can of right better demand the same Than may your worthy self from whom it came? The principal might yield a greater sum, Yet handled ill, amounts but
In shebecame the first AngloAmerican poet to be published inEngland. Read , Loving , Husband , My dear and loving husband. Link to this page:. Then the wolf, having satisfied his hunger, lay down again in the. Hood , Little , Riding , Little red riding , Little red riding hood. Form , Selection , Writing , A selection from the writings of. Rostand, Edmond - French poet and playwright who first published a volume of poetry but gained fame as a writer of entertaining poetic plays.
The poet expressed her deep admiration and love of her husband through her gift of writing poetry. The poem is brief, yet powerful. Anne Bradstreet led a Puritanical life and much of her poetic works are based on her life as a wife and mother. Her love for her husband, as expressed in this poem, could have been considered a bit controversial. Throughout the poem the poet emphasizes her love as a remarkable force so strong that to find something equal she must turn her looks heavenward. This purpose becomes even more apparent when one reads the biblical passage, Ephesians , which in return. For a Puritan woman who is supposed to be reserved, Bradstreet makes it her obligation to enlighten her husband of her devotion.
1678 TO MY DEAR AND LOVING HUSBAND Anne …
How might you profess your love in an equally devoted, but more modern context? At the beginning of the poem, Bradstreet uses anaphora, or the repetition of sentence structure, to reinforce her feelings. How might the ideas she expresses here be considered contrary to the prevailing sentiments of her time and place? In structuring her argument, Bradstreet uses the conditional if, then. Does this stance put her on the offensive or defensive?
If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee; If ever wife was happy in a man, Compare with me, ye women, if you can. I prize thy love more than whole mines of gold, Or all the riches that the East doth hold. My love is such that rivers cannot quench, Nor ought but love from thee give recompense. Thy love is such I can no way repay. The heavens reward thee manifold, I pray.
To My Dear and Loving Husband
If ever two were one, then surely we. If ever man were loved by wife, then thee; If ever wife was happy in a man, Compare with me ye women if you can. I prize thy love more than whole mines of gold, Or all the riches that the East doth hold. My love is such that rivers cannot quench, Nor ought but love from thee give recompense. Thy love is such I can no way repay; The heavens reward thee manifold, I pray.
She is the first Puritan figure in American Literature and notable for her large corpus of poetry, as well as personal writings published posthumously. Born to a wealthy Puritan family in Northampton , England, Bradstreet was a well-read scholar especially affected by the works of Du Bartas. She was married at sixteen, and her parents and young family migrated at the time of the founding of Massachusetts Bay Colony in
Я люблю. Без воска, Дэвид. Она просияла и прижала записку к груди.
Купол здания, похожий на спутник, находился в ста девяти ярдах от основного здания АНБ, и попасть туда можно было только через главный вход. Поскольку в шифровалке имелось автономное энергоснабжение, на главный распределительный щит, наверное, даже не поступил сигнал, что здесь произошла авария. - Основное энергоснабжение вырубилось, - сказал Стратмор, возникший за спиной Сьюзан.
Analysis of To My Dear and Loving Husband by Anne Bradstreet
Сьюзан отказывалась его понимать. - Это долгая история. Она повернулась к монитору и показала на работающего Следопыта. - Я никуда не спешу. Стратмор сокрушенно вздохнул и начал мерить шагами комнату. - Очевидно, когда Танкадо умер, рядом находились свидетели. Согласно словам офицера, который отвел Дэвида в морг, некий канадский турист сегодня утром в панике позвонил в полицию и сказал, что у одного японца в парке случился сердечный приступ.
Туннельный блок наполовину уничтожен! - крикнул техник. На ВР туча из черных нитей все глубже вгрызалась в оставшиеся щиты. Дэвид сидел в мини-автобусе, тихо наблюдая за драмой, разыгрывавшейся перед ним на мониторе. - Сьюзан! - позвал .