Who is addressed in If Thou Must Love Me?

QuestionsWho is addressed in If Thou Must Love Me?
Anonymous asked 4 years ago

Who is addressed (the addressee) in the sonnet If Thou Must Love Me by Elizabeth Barrett Browning? / Who is ‘thou’ referred to in the poem?

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Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 4 years ago

In the sonnet ‘If Thou Must Love Me’, the poet addresses her would-be husband Robert Browning, an important Victorian poet. This is all about Elizabeth’s relationship with Robert.

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