Upon the Burning of Our House Summary?

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This is a poem written by Anne Bradstreet. She and her family were Puritans and their home burned to the ground. Anne writes this poem about the way that she and her family were becoming too attached to the physical and material things that they owned and so God burned them all away so that they would become more pious like they were supposed to be. She felt glad that he had taken away her home and possessions.
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