Sonnet 130 and sonnet 18

Hi, I'm doing some questions about comparing and contrasting sonnet 130 and sonnet 18. Could you help me with this one question I would appreciate it. Thanks

The diction of this peom is much harsher than that of the previous poem. Why might that be and how does it affect the poem?

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    Read the whole article, including the 2nd paragraph, carefully; this may tell you some reasons why 18 and 130 are so different. Also check out all the External Links at the bottom of this webpage.

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