The Sun Rising by John Donne. .Busy old fool unruly Sun Why dost thou thus Through windows and through curtains call on. Page.
Analysing Donne's The Sun Rising: as a Metaphysical and Philosophical Love Poem At the beginning of the 17th century the love poetry of John Donne expressed a strong and independent spirit. He combined in his lyrics passionate emotional intensity with keen and active intelligence displayed in logical analysis and verbal wit, especially the extensive use of puns, equivocations, and the conceit.