Juvenalian Satire In 'The Modest Proposal'

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The Modest Proposal is a Juvenalian satire he is not amused with the landlords andshows contempt for those who don’t care about their poor tenants. I believe that his satire iseffective because he was basically for the people and he believed that what the landlords weredoing to the tenants. He doesn’t think it’s right for the landlords to propose a trade basically forthe tenant’s children, which is basically that the parents would benefit by them profiting offtheir own children by the sale prices and there is also the benefit they think of being relieved ofthe expenses of having the kids more than one year. They also think it will bring competitionwith the parents to see who can have the beefiest children to the market. In moral values I’msure

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