Sonnet 130

What is the purpose of writing sonnet 130?

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  1. The "message" of a sonnet is always found in the couplet at the end.

    "And yet, by heaven, I think my love as rare
    As any she belied with false compare. "

    Shakespeare spends the first 12 lines describing his love in what kind of terms?

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    posted by GuruBlue
  2. Harsh terms

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    posted by Stacy L.
  3. Maybe harsh, but I think he sees her realistically,.... so what is he saying in the last two lines.

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