If I die

If I die at sea,don’t rush to bury me.Dip my words in ink.Let the pain sink in.Pray, God welcomes me. If I die at sea,I reached divinity.Let my thoughts drown you.Trace them on the shore.Lay them by my corpse. Look within you, and you will see,I gave my life to set you free.Close your eyes, … More If I die

Castle of Otranto: Matilda’s Preventable Death

ENG 309: British Literature 1600-1800: Response Horace Walpole’s published the first Gothic novel, “Castle of Otranto,” in 1764. “Castle of Otranto” is a dramatic and dark novel featuring several elements such as heroines, supernatural occurrences, and extreme weather. Most importantly, it reflects the role and treatment of women in the 18th century. The plot of … More Castle of Otranto: Matilda’s Preventable Death