What are three examples of imagery in the play, The Diary of Anne Frank by Goodrich and Hackett?
The following is a definition of this literary device:
Imagery is used in literature to refer to descriptive language that evokes sensory experience [or a mental image]...
In Act One, scene one, Mr. Frank describes to Miep why he cannot stay in Amsterdam. The war is over, and Mr. Frank, having survived the Holocaust, has returned to where his family and others hid, trying to escape the Nazis. Meip helped them then, and stands with Mr. Frank now as he is surrounded by memories of the place. What especially stands out for me is the image I get of the street organ. (This was a mechanical device that had songs stored on it that would play as the organ grinder turned a crank to make the machinery to turn and play music.)
I can't stay in Amsterdam, Miep. It has too many memories for me. Everywhere there's something…the house we...
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