Mirror (Poem) Summary
Sylvia Plath

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Mirror (Poem) Overview

"Mirror" is an eighteen-line poem in two stanzas written by American poet and novelist Sylvia Plath in 1961. "Mirror" was initially published in The New Yorker in 1963, surfacing later in Plath's posthumously published collection Crossing the Water. Told the from the perspective of a mirror, the poem dramatizes a woman's struggle with aging and mortality.

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