The Romantic Era Of George Gordon And The Apostrophe Of The Sea
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FIRST: George Gordon Lord Byron was born in London, England on the 22nd of January in 1788. When he was born, his parents abandoned him because he had a deformed foot. Due to his parents abandoning him at a very young age, he never felt like he was wanted.
Growing up, Byron was very unique from the other kids and people around him. With him being socially deprived, it made him very depressed and lack of moderation and discipline. Lord Byron is quite like the young men today in the world, bad and mean. He was attracted to both men and women, which he kept very quiet. He had many sexual relations with his own family members mostly the women in his family. In April of 1816, he traveled to Switzerland to get away from England, and befriended Percy Bysshe Shelley. A couple of years past to 1823, where he supported the Greek independence from the Ottoman Empire. Byron spent his own money to help with the war costs, a…