By taking note of its imagery, what moods or attitudes are suggested by each of the stanzas in "Filling Station". Just curious

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The first stanza accents the darkness, the dirt, and the oil; the filling station seems unwelcoming and the narrator a bit scared. The second's imagery focuses on the father, and is a bit calmer. The third completes a transition, making the station homey with the "wicker sofa" and the "dirty dog." The fourth adds color, brightening things (literally and in mood); the fifth stanza moves to curiosity and pulls to specific detail. The last stanza is calm and happy, reassured by all the markers of domestic care in the station (and poem).

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