If Thou Must Love Me

by Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Is Browning demanding in her relationship?

QuestionsIs Browning demanding in her relationship?
Anonymous asked 6 years ago

Is the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning a bit demanding in her relationship as expressed in the poem ‘If Thou Must Love Me’?

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Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 6 years ago

The poet may seem demanding to some. But that is not the fact. The poet actually doesn’t want something extra from her lover. She only wants love, pure, sincere love. She doesn’t want her lover to find a reason for loving her.

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