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by William Shakespeare

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What are some similarities between Sonnet 116 and Sonnet 43?

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In both sonnets the topic is love and the faithfulness of the speaker to his love.

Sonnet 116 --Love does not alter when if finds a reason to change.  It is ever-fixed like the star the boat uses to navigate the sea. Though lips and cheeks may fade with age, love does not alter because the appearance of the loved one changes.  It lasts...

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