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poems written in persona of the wifes

3 of the poems focus on the the persona of wife's
-Anne Hathaway: Wife of Shakespeare
-Havisham: jilted bride from great expectations
-Mrs Midas: Wife of King Midas

2

Poems written from a females perspective

-Anne Hathaway
-Havisham
-Mrs Midas: Presumably now a widow, since

3

poems written from a female perspective

3 of the poems focus on the female perspective
-Anne Hathaway: Shakespeare's widow reflects fondly on her precious memories happy, passionate marriage in which she sees herself as a integral part of his creativity and career as a dramatist
- Havisham: jilted bride, vengefully reflects bitterly on her life
-Mrs Midas: Presumably now a widow, reflects bitterly of her husbands folly, greed and selfishness that ruined their marriage and the hopes she had of having a child

4

poems with key ideas of the theme of love

-Anne Hathaway
-Mrs Midas
-Valentine

5

poems with key ideas of the theme of pain

-War photographer
-Mrs Midas
-Havisham
-Valentine
-Originally


6

poems with the key ideas of loneliness or solitude

-War photographer
-Mrs Midas
-Havisham
-Valentine
-Originally
-Anne Hathaway

7

poems with the key ideas of destruction

-War photographer
-Mrs Midas
-Havisham
-Valentine
-Originally

8

poems with the key ideas of time and memory

-War photographer
-Mrs Midas
-Havisham
-Anne Hathaway
-Originally