Sonnet 29 by William Shakespeare Explanation
When in disgrace with fortune and men’s eyes,
I all alone beweep my outcast state,
And trouble deaf Heaven with my bootless cries,
And look upon myself, and curse my fate,
Wishing me like to one more rich in hope,
Featured like him, like him with friends possessed,
Dearing this man’s art, and that man’s scope.
With that most enjoy contentend least:
Yet in these thoughts myself almost despising,
Haply I think on thee, and then my state
Like to the lark...
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