The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd by Sir Walter Raleigh

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Explain how Raleigh's nymph brings these promises crashing to earth.

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“The Nymph’s Reply to the Shepherd” is Sir Walter Raleigh ’s response to a poem written by Christopher Marlowe, “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love.” In the Marlowe poem, the shepard is promising the world and all it's earthly pleasures to...

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