Sonnet 73

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Sonnet 73, one of William Shakespeare's most famous sonnets, focuses upon the theme of old age, with each of the three quatrains encompassing a metaphor. (From Wikipedia)
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Sonnet 73, William Shakespeare

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.1
Based on the description in the first four lines, what season is the speaker referring to? 
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What tone is set in the first four lines? 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.4
The phrase "death's second self" is a(n) 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5
Which of the following accurately describes how the ideas in the poem are structured? 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5
What is the form of this poem (choose an answer from one of the four choices below)? List at least two characteristics of the poem that lead you to your answer.SestinaSonnetVillanelle Epic 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.2
Please name and describe one theme of this poem. 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5
Which of the following contains imagery of a sunset?