I would like to thank Oxford English Dictionary (OED) because, without this, I wouldn’t be able to understand the poems and even analyzing them. It’s true that at the end of every poem in Tottel’s Miscellany, there is this section on the footer where they provide synonyms to certain vocabulary words. Even with that little…
Dear Sir Thomas Wyatt, My purpose writing this letter is regarding poem (272 Musonius the philosophers ). In this poem you talk about those who succeed are the ones who work hard. Which is true but what if you’re cursed and all your sacrifices and hard work just go in vain. This is my story.…
Dear Sir Thomas Wyatt, My purpose writing this letter is regarding poem 176. Time Trieth Truth from Tottel’s Miscellany. This is one of my favorite poems and it reminds me of my childhood. I was born in the Benin Republic which is a small country in West Africa. My childhood was memorable because I had…
This is my own interpretation and translation of the poem: Everlasting and eternal things needs time and i have seen that its takes times, then times should try my truth. The truth which deserves an exceptional and unique trust. Once trust exist, there is great friendship that will grow immensely. And Friendship may not failed…
Poem 272/ Musonius the philosophers saying This poem illustrates what its means to be a student and to be distracted by social life rather than working hard. The author differentiate between working well and working wrong. As a student, I can relate because I know procrastination is bad and reduced your chances on doing well…
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