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The Bight

Elizabeth Bishop’s poem “The Bight” makes uses of vivid imagery to expressive to engage the senses of the reader. The title of the poem indicates a bend or curve in the shoreline which forms a wide...

Latest answer posted June 5, 2013 7:16 pm UTC

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The Bight

The following is an explanation of a simile from the poem "The Bight" by Elizabeth Bishop: The lines I’m highlighting from this 36-line poem are lines 11 to 13: The birds are outsize. Pelicans...

Latest answer posted January 15, 2016 9:43 pm UTC

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