Shakespeare sonnets have fourteen lines poem with a rhyme scheme. William expressed diverse characteristics of a thought, attitude, or sensation, fixed or summed up in the last line of the poem. The rhyme scheme for sonnets are recognisable, “Being divided into three quatrains, each rhymed differently, with a final, independently rhymed couplet that makes an effective, unifying climax to the whole. The rhyme scheme is a b a b, c d c d, e f e f, g g”(Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia), the last line of every sonnet reveals or confirms what the theme of that sonnet is about, that is why it ends with “g g”.
Shakespeare had a remarkable ability to find specifically the correct image...
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...d model woman in a magazine she would have red lips which is cliché look nevertheless, Shakespeare makes sure she doesn’t have red lips to make it more realistic. As well as that throughout the sonnet she is described as tanned, does not have an appealing voice, she has black hair and the mistress’ breath reeks bad this is all realistic beauty. Whereas if it was cliché should would have blonde hair, pale skin, a nice soft voice and perfectly fine breath. By Shakespeare making the woman have realistic features it makes the love for her more meaningful.
Overall Shakespeare’s sonnets are there to makes us think about the meaning of the poems on a deeper level. There are many different themes throughout time, death, beauty, lust but the main one is love. The poems show us how powerful love is and how it comes in different shapes and forms whether it looks right or wrong.
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