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Real Love Is Like A Compass: Day 5

A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
John Donne

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls to go,
Whilst some of their sad friends do say… 1.391 altre parole

Literature

Real Love Is Like A Compass: Day 4

A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
John Donne

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls to go,
Whilst some of their sad friends do say… 1.445 altre parole

Literature

Why Forbid Mourning? John Donne: “A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning”

Most people mourn the loss of a love one, and miss them when they are gone. In John Donne’s “A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning” he is arguing against this, stating clearly that such mourning is unnecessary and even some what belittling to their love. 256 altre parole

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Real Love Is Like A Compass: Day 3

A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
John Donne

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls to go,
Whilst some of their sad friends do say… 1.377 altre parole

Literature

Real Love Is Like A Compass: Day 2

A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
John Donne

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls to go,
Whilst some of their sad friends do say… 1.291 altre parole

Literature

Day 63 - The Ecstasy

The Ecstasy

John Donne

Where, like a pillow on a bed

         A pregnant bank swell’d up to rest

The violet’s reclining head,

         Sat we two, one another’s best. 474 altre parole

Real Love Is Like A Compass: Day 1

A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
John Donne

As virtuous men pass mildly away,
And whisper to their souls to go,
Whilst some of their sad friends do say… 1.436 altre parole

Literature