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Analysis and comments on To My Dear And Loving Husband by Anne Bradstreet

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Comment 22 of 92, added on January 3rd, 2010 at 9:02 PM.
help?

ok so I need to find examples of alliteration, couplet, imagery, metaphor,
similie, personification, repetition, symbolism, rhyme scheme, and theme
for this poem i already did most of it but I am having some trouble with a
few parts please message my e-mail and thank you so much.
- Louise

Louise Carbajal from United States
Comment 21 of 92, added on January 3rd, 2010 at 9:02 PM.
help?

ok so I need to find examples of alliteration, couplet, imagery, metaphor,
similie, personification, repetition, symbolism, rhyme scheme, and theme
for this poem i already did most of it but I am having some trouble with a
few parts please message my e-mail and thank you so much.
- Louise

Louise Carbajal from United States
Comment 20 of 92, added on September 28th, 2009 at 5:52 AM.

I love this poem

gizem from Turkey
Comment 19 of 92, added on February 8th, 2009 at 4:39 PM.

This poem is awesome. This poem written in iambic penatmetre displays
poetic form in the rich rhyme scheme where she makes full use of
alliteration, assonance, consonance and masculine rhyme. It is a brilliant
description of unity of shared love between a man and a woman. MMMM makes
you want to love more.

Elvern from Canada
Comment 18 of 92, added on October 14th, 2008 at 8:25 AM.

this poem is'nt about a wives love for her husband but about the marridge
of jesus to the church, read the poem again with this in mind, its how she
gets around being a puritain at the time

John Smith from United States
Comment 17 of 92, added on September 23rd, 2008 at 4:32 PM.

This poem is truly amazing. It is so simple yet so powerful and deep. I
also find it a little strange how a Puritan woman could fall so deeply and
emotionally in love considering what the religion was like. But I really
think this can prove no matter what type of person you are and what beliefs
you have, love always exists and can conquer all. Just like she said "Then
while we live, in love let's so persevere".

Hannah from Sweden
Comment 16 of 92, added on April 29th, 2007 at 11:12 AM.

This beautifully written poem I believe that introduces the love theme in
puritan america of the time.I find pretty strange the fact that a woman of
her time could express her most intimate feelings so widely open especially
when she knew that the puritan community in which she belonged would read
it.

Despina from Greece
Comment 15 of 92, added on February 7th, 2007 at 4:20 PM.

omg i love this poem it is beutiful!!!!!!!!

bouncy from United States
Comment 14 of 92, added on January 31st, 2007 at 12:16 PM.

hello,i've thoroughly read this poem a couple of times,until i could fully
undertand it.and i've learnt that love is beautiful,although it brings
tears,and it bring smiles,it's worth the lesson to learn to love..this is
beautiful.
MRS. KEIRA P

takeira proctor from United States
Comment 13 of 92, added on April 9th, 2006 at 3:08 PM.

the most interesting thing about the poem that she knew how to confuse the
reader what grabes the reader's attention and makes him/her thinks about
many different meanings and the last two coublets are amazing they have
great I-ryhme

safeya from Egypt

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Poet: Anne Bradstreet
Poem: To My Dear And Loving Husband
Year: 1678
Added: Feb 20 2003
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