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Does anyone have a short analysis for Hilda Doolittle's (H.D.) poem "Leda"?

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The title of the poem is an allusion to the classical Greek myth in which Zeus, taking the form of a swan, seduces a married woman named Leda.

H.D.’s use of imagery and diction create a sensual mood in her description of this myth.

The swan is described as exotic, with “red wings,” a “darker beak,” a “purple” underside, and “coral feet.” The shades of red all indicate an...

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