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what is the significance of the title of the poem the sick rose

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In The Sick Rose by Blake, the title is referring to a rose that is destroyed by a worm. Many believe that this is indicative of the theme which is that love, or the idea of love, can ultimately lead to its demise when the reality of love clashes with the fantasy of love. 

MHood2 | 324 days ago