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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

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