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Compare the poems 'Remember' and 'A woman to her lover' - What do you learn from these two poems about the writer's feelings towards their loved ones?

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  • Essay length: 1980 words
  • Submitted: 01/01/2004
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GCSE Love Poetry

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Compare the poems 'Remember' and 'A woman to her lover'.

What do you learn from these two poems about the writer's feelings towards their loved ones?

In this essay I will be analysing two poems 'Remember' written by Christina Rossetti and 'A woman to her lover' written by Christina Walsh.

These poems are concerned with the themes of love and loss and were written in the 19th century.

'Remember' is a poem about a woman who when she is going to die wishes for her lover to remember her.

'A woman to her lover' is about a woman from her perspective how her lover won't treat her. In this essay I will discuss the morals of the poems and the feelings and thoughts of the people described in the poems by the poets.

I am going to analyse the poem 'Remember'. It is a sonnet and has 14 lines and one stanza. Usually sonnets are used to express emotion and feelings connected with love. In this poem the writer expresses how she feels about her loved one, that she wants him to remember her when she is going to die to remember

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