Sonnet 18 Questions and Answers
by William Shakespeare

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In the third quatrain to what does the poet refer in "Sonnet 18"?

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But thy eternal summer shall not fade
Nor lose possession of that fair thou owest;
Nor shall Death brag thou wander'st in his shade,
When in eternal lines to time thou growest:

In the speaker's comparison of his love to a "summer's day" he speaks mainly of her youth and beauty.  The first two...

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