- Biathanatos (1608)
- Pseudo-Martyr (1610)
- Ignatius His Conclave (1611)
- Devotions upon Emergent Occasions (1624)
- Poems (1633)
- 'An Anatomy of the World (1611)
This content is from Wikipedia. GradeSaver is providing this content as a courtesy until we can offer a professionally written study guide by one of our staff editors. We do not consider this content professional or citable. Please use your discretion when relying on it.
The Question and Answer section for John Donne: Poems is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Which specific poem are you referring to?
Their love is a beautiful example for the world that will be immortalized, canonized, a pattern for all other love in the world.
The metaphor of the two compasses represents Donne's long distance relationship with his wife. The compasses symbolize the strength of two individuals, who are joined together in life (marriage).