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An Apology

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To finish what's begun, was my intent,
My thoughts and my endeavours thereto bent;
Essays I many made but still gave out,
The more I mus'd, the more I was in doubt:
The subject large my mind and body weak,
With many moe discouragements did speak.
All thoughts of further progress laid aside,
Though oft perswaded, I as oft deny'd,
At length resolv'd, when many years had past,
To prosecute my story to the last;
And for the same, I hours not few did spend,
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...... 30 November 2019
Go to enotes and look up what is the tone and meaning of Anne Bradstreet's " An Apology" . They give a detailed analysis of this poem which is VERY helpful.
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