Sonnet 73 Literary Elements

Sonnet 73 Literary Elements
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Sonnet 73 Lesson Plans

Sonnet 73 by William Shakespeare

Lesson Plans by Kristy Littlehale

“Sonnet 73” is a poignant sonnet for anyone who has sensed time passing too quickly, and the need to hang on to youth and experiences. It uses winter, night, and a dying fire as metaphors for the inevitable approach of Death. This sonnet is excellent to use for literary elements, TP-CASTT analysis, and for a student to connect their own experience of time passing by too quickly.

Sonnet 73

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William Shakespeare Sonnets - Shakespeare Sonnet 73

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  • “In me, thou seest the twilight of such day/ As after sunset fadeth in the west…”
  • "Death’s second self, that seals up all in rest..."
  • "That on the ashes of his youth doth lie..."
  • “This thou perceiv’st, which makes thy love more strong…”
  • "When yellow leaves, or none, or few do hang..."
  • "Bare ruined choirs, where late the sweet birds sang..."

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