How is the use of Vulnerable, Mindful, Commendable, Equivocal, Harmful, and Imminent significant to the theme of the poem "House of Changes?" The poem is written by Jeni Couzyn.
"House of Changes" is an extended metaphor in which the speaker's body is directly compared to a house of bickering women. The women are all named above: Vulnerable, Mindful, Commendable, etc. These are the names of "personalities" the speaker has personified as different women who all live inside her at the same time. Clearly, the speaker views herself as a multi-faceted woman...
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