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The Sun Rising

The Sun Rising


by John Donne

The Sun Rising: That's a Fact True or False

1. The speaker demands the sun to go away because… -> he believes the sun can actually hear him
2. According to the first stanza, love… -> keeps the sun turning on its axis
3. The speaker claims he is stronger than the sun because… -> by closing his eyes, he shut out the light
4. "Spice and mine" refers to… -> part of Asia and the Caribbean Islands
5. At the end of the poem, the speaker claims… -> that his love will outlast the shining of the sun