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Sonnet 29

Sonnet 29


1. Why's the speaker so mad at God at the beginning of the sonnet?→his wife left him and he blames God
2. To what does the phrase "deaf heav'n" (3) refer?→the speaker's best friend
3. The speaker talks about his love for "thee" as if it is what?→a religious experience
4. Why does the speaker feel like a bird singing "hymns at heaven's gate"(12) at the end of the sonnet?→God answered his prayers
5. Why doesn't the speaker ever say God's name in this sonnet?→he's angry and feels isolated from God
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