to hear with eyes

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    Is "To hear with eyes" a metaphor?

    I am writing a short paper on the use of metaphors in Shakespeare's Sonnets 23 and 24 and was wondering if Shakepeare's line in Sonnet 23 "To hear with eyes" constitutes a metaphor. Sonnet 23 concludes: "O, learn to read what silent love hath writ: To hear with eyes belongs to love's fine wit."...