Sonnet 29 Critical Analysis

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43. A couple of emotions that are present throughout both Sonnet 29 and 30 are sorrow, sadness and grievance. Some ways these emotions are articulated are through his tone. For example in Sonnet 29 he is expressing that he is articulating throughout lines 1-8 that he is upset that he is an outcast, he wishes that he was like most people. He wishes that he had good looks, friends, luck, skills and more opportunities and he wishes that he would think it’s weird to like the things he enjoys most. And in Sonnet 30 he has turned from that poem in away. He says in lines 1-4 he says that he sits in silence to remember the past and he gets depressed that he never got any of those things he once strived for and adds more tears to the ones he cried in Sonnet 29 for wasting time. Him doing all this is causing him to grieve about the grievances he once had to let go of but now has to recount each cry and cry about it again going through the same pain as before, Sonnet 29. But in the end of both Sonnets he gathers up his feelings and cries and stops once he thinks of a better thought Sonnet 29, Him being happy with himself, Sonnet 30, the thought of a dear friend. 44. In Sonnet 71 He is saying that he only wants his love to mourn over him when she is at his funeral. And when she reads this he needs her to forget who wrote it and know that he loves her so much that he needs her to move on. That if she holds onto him she will not ever be happy and he needs her to be so the towns people
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