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Tone of Sonnet 12

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Sonnet 12, William Shakespeare, 1609

Shakespeare, William. "Sonnet 12." Nfs.sparknotes.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

The overall tone of the sonnet is best described as

A

pessimistic

B

urgent

C

confused

D

anxious

E

satirical