Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesPoetry · 6 months ago

What is the theme of Mary, Lady Chudleigh's poem "To the Ladies?"?

1 Answer

  • 6 months ago

    To the Ladies," provides commentary on the institution of marriage. She begins by putting her heartfelt conclusion on line one: Wife and servant are the same. To her way of thinking, once a woman is a wife, she also becomes a servant: the words are synonymous.

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