Alexander Pope uses the technique of social satire in his poem The Rape of the Lock to spread awareness about the follies of their people.
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“The Rape of The Lock” as a Mirror to the Eighteenth Century Aristocratic Society
Pope wrote “The Rape of the Lock” on friend’s request, hence, the main purpose of the poem was not to mirror the eighteenth century aristocratic society.
Why has the “Rape of Lock” retained its popularity to this day?
The remarkable work of Alexander Pope has retained popularity to this day because of the wonderful talent of Alexander Pope. Not a single line in the poem is considered boring as the…