• Analysis of Petrach's Poetry: a Translation of Italian Poem Rime 140
    "Rime 140" by Petrarch. The following link - shows the original form and two translations - each poem is different. They are built around the conceit of love as a warrior or knight, who, in the octave, makes bold to declare himself through a blush, and is promptly rebuked by the beloved; the sestet finds...
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  • Analysis of Petrach's Poetry
    to love, caused for several Renaissance writers to revisit them and translate them to represent different meanings. Basically, Sir Thomas Wyatt in his poem "The Long Love That in My Thought Doth Harbour" and Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey in his poem "Love That Doth Reign and Live Within My Thought," both...
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  • Comparison
    The source of inspiration for Thomas's poem "The Long Love That in My Thoughts Doth Harbor" is Petrarch's poem which was about the idealistic approach of love, and so is Henry Howard in his poem "Love That Dot Reign and Live within my Thoughts". It's obvious that they both were influenced by Petrarch...
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  • RFPLECTIONS
    administration of Spain in the Philippine islands. In 1874-1877, he wrote poems of varied interest and perspectives about life : (1) My First Inspiration ; (2) In Memory of My Town; (3) Through Education the Mother Receives Light; (4) Intimate Alliance between Religion; and (5) A Farewell Dialogue of the...
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  • Term Paper
    abundance lies, Thy self thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel: Thou that art now the world's fresh ornament, And only herald to the gaudy spring, Within thine own bud buriest thy content, And, tender churl, mak'st waste in niggarding: Pity the world, or else this glutton be, To eat the world's due...
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  • sonnet 73
    night doth take away, Death's second self, that seals up all in rest.  In me thou see'st the glowing of such fire, That on the ashes of his youth doth lie, As the death-bed, whereon it must expire, Consumed with that which it was nourish'd by.    This thou perceiv'st, which makes thy love more strong...
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  • Sonnets
    shame! deny that thou bear’st love to any, 11 As fast as thou shalt wane, so fast thou growest 12 When I do count the clock that tells the time, NUMERICAL FIRST-LINE INDEX SONNETS 13-24 13 O, that you were yourself! but, love, you are 14 Not from the stars do I my judgment pluck; 15 When I consider...
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  • Elizabethan Poetry
    English poetry into a tradition capable of rivalling more prestigious literatures (for example of Italy and France). The courtly lyric/ Petrarchan love sonnet introduced to English by Sir Thomas Wyatt and Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey: not the only poetic genre in the Renaissance, but one of the most...
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  • Course Notes
    IX Love/Divine Poems The Rape of the Lock. The Long Love That in My Thought Doth Harbor, Whose List to Hunt, Madam Withouen Many Words, They Flee from Me. Is it Possible Forget Not Yet, What should I say Stand who so list. My Friend the Things That Do Attain Love, That Doth Reign and Live Within My Thought...
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  • William Shakespearre
    woman's face with Nature's own hand painted by William Shakespeare A woman's face with Nature's own hand painted Hast thou, the master-mistress of my passion; A woman's gentle heart, but not acquainted With shifting change, as is false women's fashion; An eye more bright than theirs, less false...
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  • Eugen Onegin
    Pushkin was sent with a letter from Count Capo d'Istria to General Inzoff. I found him already here when I arrived, the General having placed him at my disposal, though he himself was at Kishineff. I have no reason to complain about him. On the contrary, he is much steadier than formerly. But a desire...
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  • Macbeth
    the sightless couriers of the air, Shall blow the horrid deed in every eye, That tears shall drown the wind. I have no spur To prick the sides of my intent, but only Vaulting ambition, which o'erleaps itself And falls on th' other.” (Shakespeare, 1.7 1-28). In this soliloquy, Macbeth is suggests...
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  • Hamlet
    that presently. POLONIUS. That did I, my lord, and was accounted a good actor. POLONIUS. I did enact Julius Caesar; I was kill'd i' the Capitol; Brutus killed me. POLONIUS. O, ho! do you mark that? (To the King.) POLONIUS. Give o'er the play. POLONIUS. My lord, the queen would speak with you,...
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  • Bhagvat Geeta
    © 1999 Blackmask Online. CHAPTER I Dhritirashtra. Ranged thus for battle on the sacred plain− On Kurukshetra− say, Sanjaya! say What wrought my people, and the Pandavas? Sanjaya. When he beheld the host of Pandavas, Raja Duryodhana to Drona drew, And spake these words: "Ah, Guru! see this...
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  • Writers
    that he is in love with a woman named Rosaline, but she has chosen to live a life of chastity. Romeo and Benvolio are accidentally invited to their enemy’s party; Benvolio convinces Romeo to go. At the party, Romeo locks eyes with a young woman named Juliet. They instantly fall in love, but they do not...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Whose misadventur'd piteous overthrows Doth with their death bury their parents' strife. The fearful passage of their death-mark'd love, And the continuance of their parents' rage, Which but their children's end naught could remove, Is now...
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  • Shakespeare's the Rape of Lucrece
    WRIOTHESLEY, EARL OF SOUTHAMPTON, AND BARON OF TITCHFIELD The love I dedicate to your lordship is without end: whereof this pamphlet, without beginning is but a superfluous moiety. The warrant I have of your honourable disposition, not the worth of my untutored lines, make it assured of acceptance. What I have...
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  • elizabeth
    the construction of theaters and theatrical performances within the London city limits. The rules were loosely enforced, however, and playhouses such as the Curtain, the Globe, the Rose, and the Swan were constructed just outside of London, within easy reach of the theater-going public. These public playhouses...
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  • Romeo and Juliet
    take their life; Whole misadventured piteous overthrows Do with their death bury their parents' strife. The fearful passage of their death-mark'd love, And the continuance of their parents' rage, Which, but their children's end, nought could remove, Is now the two hours' traffic of our stage; The...
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  • Humanities Assigment
    of Capulet, armed with swords and bucklers SAMPSON Gregory, o' my word, we'll not carry coals. GREGORY No, for then we should be colliers. SAMPSON I mean, an we be in choler, we'll draw. GREGORY Ay, while you live, draw your neck out o' the collar. SAMPSON I strike quickly, being...
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