“Story of an Hour” and “To My Dear and Loving Husband”
Thesis: In the short story, “Story of an Hour” by Mary Chopin and the poem “To my Dear and Loving Husband”, by Anne Bradstreet both authors reveal how each of their female characters feel about their husband and how each feelings are expressed...
Different but Alike
The poems To My Dear and Loving Husband and To His Excellency, General Washington are two interesting poems. To My Dear and Loving Husband was written by Anne Bradstreet. To His Excellency, General Washington was written by Phillis Wheatley. These two poems are very similar. On...
Compare and Contrast Between Bradstreet and Tewa Indian Poems
Anne Bradstreet’s “To My Dear and Loving Husband” and Tewa Indian’s “Song of the Sky Loom” show many in-depth similarities but also contain several contrasting components as well. While both poems display praise and appreciation, what...
centuries after "To My Dear and Loving Husband", by puritan poet Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672), was published in 1678. While comparing these two poems, one can see many similarities and differences ascribed to the different time periods they were written.
"To My Dear and Loving Husband" and "Love is not...
Anne Bradstreet’s To My Dear and Loving Husband and Upon the Burning of Our House July 10th, 1666. These two works demonstrate the feeling and ideas of their time period, and the messages of both are very influenced by the Puritan beliefs.
The poem To My Dear and Loving Husband is a lyric poem describing...
three of her poems, "To My Dear and Loving Husband," "Upon the Burning of Our
House," and "In Reference to Her Children, 23 June 1659."
Through her poem, "To My Dear and Loving Husband," the reader is clearly able
to understand the strong love Bradstreet has for her husband. She shows her devotion...
Bradstreet’s “To My Dear and Loving Husband” both are written in Puritan plain style, however Edward Taylor’s “Huswifery” displays a more puritanical message. These poets use apostrophe and metaphors to thoroughly describe the subject in which they were writing. “To My Dear and Loving Husband” is a poem that...
To My Dear and Loving Husband
If ever two were one, then surely we.
If ever man were loved by wife, then thee;
If ever wife was happy in a man,
Compare with me, ye women, if you can.
I prize thy love more than whole mines of gold
Or all the riches that the East doth hold.
My love is such...
focus of Puritan society and life. In her poem “To My Dear and Loving Husband,” Bradstreet wrote, “The heavens reward thee manifold, I pray” (10). In this line Bradstreet is talking about praying to the Lord and heavens about rewarding her loving husband. This poem is more romantic than typical Puritan...
I have chosen to compare two short stories and one poem for my final essay.
The three pieces I have chosen are a poem by Anne Bradstreet “To My Dear and Loving Husband,” the story “A Rose for Emily,” by William Faulkner, and the story “The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky...
that theirs will be a marriage of long standing. My heart is bursting with love for you two today. I know you have a wonderful adventure ahead of you, and with God's blessing your marriage will last for decades to come.
I never knew _____ before he dated my sister, so I can't tell you horrible stories about...
To My Dear and Loving Husband
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
September 30, 2013
From past to present love is always a huge source of inspiration for...
scheme is also very smooth like her other poems. This poem was never to be released, but an unknown editor published this poem and also “To My Dear and Loving Husband”. Bradstreet did not want to release these poems because she knew that she would be criticized of being non puritanical.
“is loves bed always snow?”, Walsh’s narrator who is looking forward and she is making it clear to her lover what she wants in the marriage “then O husband, I am yours forever”
In “When We Two Parted” his sorrow and pain is made worse by not being able to tell anyone “They know not that I knew thee”...
Anne Bradstreet lived in a time when devotion in a wife to her husband was a social law. This poem, “To My Dear and Loving Husband,” is a loving tribute from Bradstreet to her husband. Certainly, in the early American, Puritan colonies, this work would have been seen as a wife’s duty as well as a lovely...
of those cultures do not. Puritan Anne Bradstreet 's writing is not different than contemporary music artist Jason Mraz's music. In "To My Dear and Loving Husband," Bradstreet describes the gratitude she has for her husband's love, and in Jason Mraz's song "I Won't Give Up," there is an ample amount...
(Baym 58). Anne Bradstreet was apart of this migration to the New World. Anne Bradstreet‘s literature such as , To My Dear and Loving Husband, To My Dear Children, A Letter to her Husband, Absent upon Public Employment, focused on her observation of living in a Puritan society. There were three very important...
Anne Bradstreet's poem "My Dear and Loving Husband" is one of the most romantic poems of all time. Being that Anne Bradstreet was a very early poet of the Puritan times this poem is very unconventional. The poem has a very loving air to it that carries throughout.
The tone of this poem is very romantic...
To My Dear and Loving Husband
Anne Bradstreet was the first poet and first female writer in the British North American colonies to be published. Her first volume of poetry was The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America, published in 1650. It was met with a positive...
December 20, 2001
I could give this eulogy in five words: my father was a sweetheart. He had a huge heart and a remarkable sense of humor. What more could any of us ask than to be loved and amused. My father did both with ease, he loved us and made us laugh. But, of course, there was so much more...
Anna Bradstreet’s “To My Dear and Loving Husband” and Kim Addonizio’s “First Poem for You” share the theme of romantic love, and the authors go about elucidating the theme in similar ways, regardless of their opposing views.
Anne Bradstreet’s poem, “To My Dear and Loving Husband,” contains imagery and...
Taylor's "Huswifery" and Anne Bradstreet’s "To my dear and loving husband" poem both are expressing deep beliefs about their puritan background, however Edward' poem displays a more puritan message, while Anne simply expresses her love for her husband. These poet's use apostrophe and metaphors to describe...
Bradstreet and the Sonnet tradition
To My Dear and Loving Husband
Anne Bradstreet was the first female writer in the British North American colonies to be published. Anne Bradstreet originally was born in England and due to her families good position she could grow up in cultured...
Dear Friends and Families who are here to attend my husband’s funeral, Brently Mallard, today
Brently Mallard was a man nobody can replace….at least not in my heart. We have been married for 20 years. Yes, those 10 years were not all that happy. What we had was not a perfect marriage but as people...
is "To My Dear and Loving Husband". This poem talks about her relationship with her husband and how precious he is to her. This poem pours out so many deep hidden thoughts that are so gentle and fragile. The exigence of this poem is obviously to explain her deep affection and love for her husband. Her...
To my dear and loving husband
Anne Bradstreet –
Anne Bradstreet was born in September 16th, 1612 in Northampton, England. She was the daughter of Thomas Dudley, a steward of the Earl of Lincoln, and Dorothy Yorke. Due to her families position she grew up in cultured circumstances and was...
implications involved with decision making.
The poem, “To My Dear and Loving Husband”, (p 1077) the central theme is - “Love and Marriage.” The wife is expressing her undying love, commitment, dedication, respect, and loyalty to her husband in the poem. The two works I have chosen to connect this poem...
their own way of coping with or explaining the world they live in. The Navajo Origin Legend, Journal of the First Voyage to America, and To My Dear and Loving Husband are all examples of how different people dealt with and made sense of their surroundings. In order to cope with their world, Native Americans...
Interpretation: Who was Anne Bradstreet?
While reading the poetry of Anne Bradstreet, the straightforward Puritanical figure emerges, as well as the loving, caring person she was. She was truly a faithful puritan, but she was also a daughter, wife, mother, scholar and critic. In her poetry she balances...
10 October 2010
If ever. Such a statement defines the meaning of “To My Dear and Loving Husband” by Anne Bradstreet. Everything a poet does, she does for a reason. Every line, every stanza, every poem, she writes how she writes because there is reason...