Please respond to the following regarding Jonathan Swift’s “A Modest Proposal for Preventing the Children of Poor People in Ireland from Being a Burden to Their Parents or Country, and for Making Them Beneficial to the Public”:

Please respond to the following regarding Jonathan Swift’s “A Modest Proposal for Preventing the Children of Poor People in Ireland from Being a Burden to Their Parents or Country, and for Making Them Beneficial to the Public”:

– What is the real thesis of the essay? Is there more than one?
– Can you distinguish Swift’s satiric voice from that of the narrator? How are the two voices different?
– When did it first become apparent to you that Swift’s proposal wasn’t serious?