By Oscar Wilde
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was once an Irish writer, playwright and poet. After writing in several types during the Eighties, he grew to become one among London's preferred playwrights within the early Eighteen Nineties. he's remembered for his epigrams, his novel the image of Dorian grey, his performs, in addition to the situations of his imprisonment and early death.
At the peak of his repute and good fortune, whereas his masterpiece, the significance of Being Earnest (1895), was once nonetheless on level in London, Wilde had the Marquess of Queensberry prosecuted for libel. The Marquess was once the daddy of Wilde's lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. The cost carried a penalty of as much as years in felony. The trial unearthed facts that prompted Wilde to drop his fees and ended in his personal arrest and trial for gross indecency with different males. After extra trials he was once convicted and imprisoned for 2 years' challenging labour. In 1897, in felony, he wrote De Profundis, which was once released in 1905, a protracted letter which discusses his religious trip via his trials, forming a depressing counterpoint to his past philosophy of enjoyment. Upon his free up he left instantly for France, by no means to come back to eire or Britain. There he wrote his final paintings, The Ballad of analyzing Gaol (1898), a protracted poem commemorating the cruel rhythms of felony existence. He died destitute in Paris on the age of 46.
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