What is the climax of "The Lady of Shallot"?
In this fascinating poem a lot seems to be said about the division between art and life. The Lady of Shallot is trapped or "embowered" in her tower and left to see life as a pale imitation as mediated through her mirror. She spends her time recoring life in her embroidery, a "magic web with colours gay." We hear about the curse that is on her, that if she were to look down to Camelot herself without using the mirror, her doom would come upon her.
So, quite clearly, the climax of...
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