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No, Thank You, John Summary & Analysis
by Christina Rossetti

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"No, Thank You, John" is a dramatic monologue written by the renowned English poet Christina Rossetti. The poem was published in her first poetry collection, Goblin Market and Other Poems, in 1862. Like much of Rossetti's work, the poem is written from the point of view of a woman and explores her experience of society. In particular, "No, Thank You, John" explores the gender dynamics and social expectations between a man romantically pursuing a woman who refuses him.

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