What are the themes in "In Your Mind" by Carol Ann Duffy? What is the analysis of the entire poem?

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Carol Ann Duffy's poem "In Your Mind" explores themes of imagination and memory. It asks where the line lies between what we imagine and what we remember—or even if that line exists at all.

Duffy lays out this theme in the very first line of the poem: "That other country, is it anticipated or half-remembered?" The narrator of the poem then describes what it's like, on a rainy afternoon, to travel mentally to another place:

...and in your mind
you put aside your work and head for the airport
with a credit card and a warm coat you will leave
on the plane.

The place you travel to "in your...

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