Bequest by Eunice de Souza Poem Summary, Notes and Line by Line Explanation in English for Students

Introduction The feminist poet Eunice de Souza wrote the poem “Bequest” in which she discusses how patriarchy affects women’s destiny. She speaks from the viewpoint of a female speaker, most likely the poet herself, whose thoughts are influenced by the rigid standards of the phallogocentric society. Her tone is a little lost and shows pain. … Read more