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Character Analysis in Sonnet 94
Character Analysis Examples in Sonnet 94:
"dignity..." See in text (Sonnet 94)
The weed could also be interpreted as the speaker who self-consciously recognizes that his dalliance with the youth corrupts both his beauty and class status. However, within this metaphor, in which the weed “outbraves his dignity,” the speaker suggest that there is an action that can elevate the “base weed.” This could be interpreted as the speaker’s poetry being able to give him dignity.