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The Legend

In the first stanza, the tone starts off as calm and contended. To obtain that feeling of serenity, he uses words that paint a placid scene. He says "it is snowing softly," which brings to mind a...

Latest answer posted March 31, 2009 1:43 pm UTC

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The Legend

In Garrett Hongo's "The Legend" there are several symbols. Since the poem starts with a man having just done his laundry, start there. Laundry has been associated stereotypically with the...

Latest answer posted February 26, 2008 10:31 am UTC

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