William Shakespeare: Sonnet 145

Those lips that Love's own hand did make Breathed forth the sound that said 'I hate' To me that languish'd for her sake; But when she saw my woeful state Straight in her heart did mercy come, Chiding that tongue that ever sweet Was used in giving gentle doom, And taught it thus anew to greet: 'I hate' she alter'd with an end, That follow'd it as gentle day Doth follow night, who like a fiend From heaven to hell is flown away; 'I hate' from hate away she threw, And saved Read more [...]

The Mysterious Life of Anne Hathaway

The only thing we surely know about Anne Hathaway, is that he was 7 years older than her husband, William Shakespeare, which was unusual, even at that age. But who was this legendary lady? And what was her exact role in Shakespeare’s life? Let’s discover the secrets of this legendary marriage. The exact time of birth of Anne Hathaway is unknown, but she might be born in 1555. The details of her early life are quite unsure, but she is believed to have grown up in Shottery – a village near Read more [...]