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    Examine the view that Marvell presents love as entirely physical Although the role of sexual intercourse within the context of love is heavily emphasized by Marvell in “To His Coy Mistress”, suggesting that the Carpe Diem poem presents love as solely physical is arguably hyperbolic. Marvell’s structural establishment of a perpetual hypothetical implicitly addresses the nature of romantic asexual love and presents it as something fundamentally positive. This is structurally established in the first

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    “To his Coy Mistress” is a famous poem written by Andrew Marvell in which the author addresses this poem for his mistress. In the poem, the author intents to persuade his mistress to sleep with him and to leave all ideas of preserving her beauty. To achieve his goal, the author introduces a number amount of literal devices through every one of the three stanzas. In the first stanza, the author introduces imagery by describing the numerous years it would require him to admire every single detail

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    literary works of Frankenstein, “To His Coy Mistress”, and Hamlet the characters all experience this and

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    “His Coy Mistress” by Annie Finch and “His Coy Mistress to Mr. Marvell” by A.D. Hope are both well-known response poems to the infamous poem, “To His Coy Mistress” by Andrew Marvell. “To His Coy Mistress” displays Marvell’s desire for some unnamed “mistress” to give him her virginity through topics such as seduction and time. These response poems are Hope’s and Finch’s replies as women or more particularly “a mistress” to Marvell’s request. In comparison to Marvell’s “To His Coy Mistress”, these

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    Comparison The poem “The Flea” written by John Donne and the poem “To His Coy Mistress” written by Andrew Marvell, are both poems written during the Renaissance. These poems revolve around the idea of the speaker taking away a certain woman’s virginity. Both poems approach convincing these women in the same way, but it’s Marvell that writes a more persuasive one. This was accomplished by using metaphors and meter. "The Flea" is about a man who uses a flea to get the woman he wants to give him her

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    Andrew Marvell’s “To his coy mistress” explores his eloquent pleading to his lover for fulfilling the sexual desire. The poem beautifully encompasses many literary devices such as assonance, hyperbole, allusions, alliteration, etc. It follows a rigid iambic tetrameter rhythm with rhythmic couplets. The poet presents and defends his three arguments in three different stanzas. He creates a utopia at the beginning which develops into the darker sides of mortality as the poem proceeds. Many images are

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    Prufrock suffering from an acute spiritual malaise due to his monotonous and tentative existence. Eliot beautifully told Prufrock's tale through careful use of literary devices. A device that appeared frequently throughout the poem was an allusion. These allusions were used to easily bring forth the impressions and characteristics conveyed by the sources alluded to, as well as creating flexibility for his readers. Hamlet, To His Coy Mistress, and The Bible are a few notable sources that Eliot alludes

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    “To His Coy Mistress” and “To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time” were written during the 15th century. Andrew Marvell the author of “To His Coy Mistress”, and Robert Herrick the author of “To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time” both were born in the United Kingdom, and in their poems they deal with similar topics. In their poems, they talk about a women’s youth, but for different reasons. Both authors also use different and similar rhyme patterns that consist of perfect rhymes, and different sets

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    Quashallia Potter June 12, 2015 English 1102 Professor Duke “To The Coy Mistress” In the poem “To the Coy Mistress” Andrew Marvell uses a creative mind, time, and manipulation in the poem toward a woman for a physical relationship between the two of them. First, Andrew Marvell uses time; in the first stanza Andrew states “Had we but world enough, and time, this coyness, Lady, were no crime. He tells the mistress how many years he would spend loving her if he ever had the opportunity to do so.

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    selfish intentions, such as killing Polonius, acting out of violence, and his rude treatment of people because he can’t get over his mourning for his father’s death. However, Hamlet ends the play by the selfless actions of restoring his father’s name and, “Hamlet manifests this love of honor, order, and country by convincing his last friend in the world, Horatio, to speak to Fortinbras of what has transpired. He restores honor to his father's name and to Elsinore by passing

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    An abundant amount of examples of persuasion are displayed inside William Shakespeare’s Othello and Andrew Marvell’s “To His Coy Mistress”. As well as persuasion aspects, the diction, the time period in which each piece was written, and the relation of characters are also in common between the two pieces. The convincement and persuasion that goes on within a story and with the audience of a work can hold deep meaning. An author’s role to give the reader power of interpretation plays a huge role

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    The fight between Mercutio and Tybalt in Act 3 Scene 1 validate the fierce rivalry even after a few snarky comments. Romeo wants to keep the peace as he is now blood-related to Tybalt. However, Romeo is enraged by the death of his good friend, Mercutio, which results in the death of Tybalt. He thought this would be right because he loved Mercutio very strongly thinking of “an eye for an eye” concept. Romeo expresses this concept in Act 3 Scene 1 when he says, “And fire-eyed fury

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    Marriage begins with a vow between a man and a women; where it is promised by both that they will stick together until death separates them. the reality of marriage is that the women is forced to adopt the surname of her husband, live under his roof and move if his career demands it, therefore becoming an extension of her husband's identity, rather than have her own. The introduction of every character in the Story of an Hour includes their first name except our protagonist, who is introduced as Mrs

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    In the poems ‘The Garden of Love’ by William Blake and ‘To His Coy Mistress’ by Andrew Marvell, both poets present barriers to love differently through the use of various poetic techniques denoting language and structure. Blake criticises institutionalised religion, not only emphasising its unnaturalness but also utilising the concept to frame it as a barrier to pure, unadulterated love. Marvell however, presents a barrier to love as the more structured construct of time through the juxtapositioning

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    bound to be engrained in the way of the land. T.S. Eliot paints a picture of a woeful world of despair where the “hollow men” live solely with religious reverie and of salvation in slumber. By joining literary methods of imagery, tone, and diction in his poem, “The Hollow Men,” the hopelessness is visible all over the whole poem, and is established as the poem’s theme with the utilization of the previously mentioned literary techniques. First, T.S. Eliot employs the poetic instrument of imagery in “The

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    The conditions regarding him being able to keep his soul, which is the reason he is able to feel love for Buffy and remorse for any bad he has done in the past, is he is unable to have a single moment of pure happiness. If this does occur his soul would be taken away from him, and he would go back to being a blood sucking killer. In the season two episode Innocence, Angel and Buffy make love and

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    self who wishes his beloved dead if he thinks of another woman. The double identity of the lady, Anashuya is the reminiscence of the notion of the man and the mask and its ostensible influence on his literary work because Yeats himself was quite obsessed with the idea of antiself, rather known as the mask that covers the real self and thus complicates the perception of it. Simultaneously the concept of anima and animus expounded by Carl Gustav Jung had a remarkable impact on his philosophical notions

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    true as she wakes to find Porphyro present in her bed. The feminist presence of this poem and essay are pointed out by the internal and external conflicts of the dream and the world. As Madeline is mentioned as a saint and as Porphyro is seeking his heart’s desire of sexual encounters with Madeline, we discover that Madeline is an independent thinker as she decides to run away with Porphyro. The “hunter and the hunted” becomes present in the essay and poem

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    In a time where people struggled with identity, Fitzgerald wrote of the women's rights movements and the animosity between whites and minorities (Huskey). Nick Carraway, the narrator of the story, also seems to find his own identity, as he helps his friend, Jay Gatsby, reestablish his own. Fitzgerald’s work is very obviously a piece of modernism when compared to the theme of fragmentation. The “valley of ashes” (Fitzgerald 27) is a fantastic example of fragmentation. The area between the cities, crumbled

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    immerses the reader into the poem and causes him or her to feel the isolation that Prufrock felt. Eliot helps the reader grasp the inner conflict slowly deteriorating Prufrock’s mind and diminishing his insecurity about his appearance and what others think about him. His self-doubt and lack of confidence within his own mind reject the perpetual hope of having a romantic relationship with a woman. Eliot’s sensory details help the reader reflect on opportunities in life they may not take. The idea portrayed

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