A lovely sonnet, followed by a video offering two aural interpretations of the poem : one by daniel radcliffe, the other by the incomparable alan rickman (i could listen to that man read the phone book and even his recitation of the phone book would probably require a change of knickers) sonnet 130. 1360 words | 6 pages comparing the beloved in shakespeare's sonnet 20 and sonnet 130 in the hands of a master such as shakespeare, the conventions of the sonnet form are manipulated and transformed into something unique and originally emphasized both sonnets in one way or another subvert the conventions of.
The elizabethan vogue for sonneteering reached its height in the 1590s with volumes by sir philip sidney, edmund spenser, michael drayton and samuel daniel, but was already on the wane by the time shakespeare's sonnets were published there is in his poems a strong component of nostalgia for the. Sonnet 21 is a typical english or shakespearean sonnet it consists of three quatrains followed by a couplet, nominally rhyming abab cdcd efef gg — though this poem has six rhymes instead of seven because of the common sound used in rhymes c and f in the second and third quatrains: compare, rare, fair, and air.
A summary of sonnet 130 in william shakespeare's shakespeare's sonnets learn exactly what happened in this her eyes are “nothing like the sun,” her lips are less red than coral compared to white snow, her breasts are dun-colored , and her hairs are like black wires on her head in the second quatrain, the speaker.