My Last Duchess (Themes (Jealousy, Avarice/wealth, Death, Power, Hierarchy…
My Last Duchess
Apart from the last 4 lines - objects he has possessed
One long stanza
My Father Would Not Show Us
Role of women
Based on facts and historical figures
Poet's wife died young
'Too soon made glad'
'I gave commands, Then all smiles stopped'
'Looking as if she were alive'