Analysis of John Donne’s A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning

Literary critics place the writing of John Donne‚Äôs A Valediction Forbidding Mourning in the year 1611, when he traveled to Europe. He left behind his pregnant wife, and their separation probably inspired his poem. The title term mourning suggests the … Continue reading Analysis of John Donne’s A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning