1. Shakespeare Sonnet 129 - The expense of spirit in a …

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  2. Sonnet 129 - Wikipedia

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    Sonnet 129 is one of the 154 sonnets written by William Shakespeare. The 154 sonnets are typically divided between the "Fair Youth" sonnets (1–126) and the "Dark ...

  3. SparkNotes: Shakespeare’s Sonnets: Sonnet 129

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    A summary of Sonnet 129 in William Shakespeare's Shakespeare’s Sonnets. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Shakespeare’s Sonnets ...

  4. Sonnet CXXIX - Shakespeare's Sonnets

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    Sonnet CXXIX. The expense of spirit in a waste of shame Is lust in action: and till action, lust Is perjured, murderous, bloody, full of blame, Savage, extreme, rude ...

  5. No Fear Shakespeare: Sonnets: Sonnet 129 - SparkNotes

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    Sex is a way of squandering vital energy while incurring shame. In anticipation of sex, lust makes people murderous, violent, blameworthy, savage, extreme, rude ...

  6. Shakespeare’s Sonnets Sonnet 129 - “The expense of spirit ...

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    02.10.2017 · Shakespeare's Sonnets Summary and Analysis of Sonnet 129 - "The expense of spirit in a waste of shame"

  7. William Shakespeare's Sonnet 129: Love Turns To Lust ...

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    05.10.2017 · Sonnet 129 is a powerful statement about sexual desire, guilt and the physical side of love. Shakespeare's take on the dangers inherent in pure lust.

  8. Sonnet 129 - CliffsNotes

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    Summary The mistress is not mentioned in this sonnet. Instead, the poet pens a violent diatribe against the sin of lust. The sonnet's angry attack on sexual ple

  9. William Shakespeare – Sonnet 129 | Genius

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    The expense of spirit in a waste of shame / Is lust in action: and till action, lust / Is perjured, murderous, bloody, full of blame, / Savage, extreme, rude, cruel ...

  10. Sonnet 129: Th'expense of spirit in a waste of shame by ...

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    While William Shakespeare’s reputation is based primarily on his plays, he became famous first as a poet. With the partial exception of the Sonnets (1609), quarried ...