Compare John Donnes A Valediction: Of Weeping with Elizabeth Is On Monsieurs Departure”

Poems on grief and parting; compare John Donnes A Valediction: Of Weeping with Elizabeth Is On Monsieurs Departure”. Both poems about difficulties in love resulting from ( or causing) separation; in your essay, offer a finely focused close reading of the similarities and differences between the two poems and how they convey their various messages. You may wish to consider how the poems use the audience and address (who they are talking to? when) and how they use other devices, such as metaphors, paradox, or simile to make a statement about the value of love.