How Soon Hath Time by John Milton

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    John Milton's speaker is reflecting upon his life and accomplishments through his current age, 23 years old. He is dissatisfied with what little he thinks he has produced and bemoans how quickly...

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    Milton was a deeply religious man, and he considered his writings as his ordained means of serving God. This is evident in his sonnet beginning with the line "How soon hath Time, the subtle thief...

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