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While I support the excellent tone analysis by sciftw, I believe there is even more going on here with regard to Elizabeth Bishop's tone. Bishop is noted as a poet of restraint, and I do feel that...

Latest answer posted July 4, 2016 7:48 pm UTC

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The form of the poem is important because of how it aligns with the content. To be specific, notice how the lines rhyme, but how they shift in length on the page. This creates a tension between...

Latest answer posted May 19, 2008 9:52 am UTC

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