23) reassures his audience that he has no false pretensions under his belt.
Since, many men took advantages of the present situation in Ireland, with preposterous solutions of economical and social relief for their own personal gains.
His proposal provides two advantages to the Publick: the prevention of involuntary abortions and instead of being a Charge upon their Parents, or the Parishcontribute to the Feeding and partly to the Cloathing of many Thousands (p. These advantages clearly intend on economical and social reforms.
But it is Swifts methodological manner at arriving these problems in Irelands society that astonishes his audience.
Swifts previous Remedy for this one individual Kingdom of Ireland (p.
29) also solves these domestic problems but with more humane and rational tactics.
At first glance, the title undermines the reader to believe what is exactly stated, A Modest Proposal..
Moreover, his tone of polite conversation and dealing in commonplaces, such as the Town (p. That in fact the not-so-serious tone manipulates the reader to falsely believe the situation to be not-so-serious Citing his information from reliable sources from a principal Gentleman in the County of Cavan and a knowing American (p.
Nor has he purposefully betrayed his audience into utter hopelessness of Irelands situation.
Life in Dublin, Ireland consists of less living and more suffering.