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.

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"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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