Sonnet 18: Shall i Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?
(A). Initial thoughts about the work. This is the most fascinating poem written by Shakespeare so far because it focuses on the beauty of a friend with whom the poet wishes to remain forever in his memory. The friend is metamorphosed into a season of the year (summer) to show the profound joy and beauty he finds in such friendship which is purported held, dear. William Shakespeare hopes that the memory he hopes to build out of this friendship should […]