Those lips that Love's own hand did make
Probably one of the more unusual sonnets, Shakespeare was obviously not averse to experimenting with form and structure. Argument abounds about just when this sonnet was written. It seems so simplistic. Students can explore more through the practical activities in the workbook and draw their own conclusions about the merit of this sonnet. There is also the reading which will assist in this process. As part of the canon we wonder where this sonnet should actually sit.