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ganeshie8
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plz help! emily's "I dwell in Possibility" and interpreting dashes
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ganeshie8 Group Title
plz help! emily's "I dwell in Possibility" and interpreting dashes
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I dwell in Possibility – A fairer House than Prose – More numerous of Windows – Superior – for Doors – Of Chambers as the Cedars – Impregnable of eye – And for an everlasting Roof The Gambrels of the Sky – Of Visitors – the fairest – For Occupation – \(\textbf{This}\) – The spreading wide my narrow Hands To gather Paradise –
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
in that line, what she mean to say by "\(\textbf{ This }\)" ? she means to say that her occupation is : "spreading wide her hands and gathering paradise" or "writing poetry, which implies whatever she is doing right now" which one ?
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hm... i want to say that its your first option.... but writing poetry can be her way of gathering paradise... i may just be overthinking this (: which one are you leaning towards?
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
first option only but i dont understand the abrupt capitalization for This :\
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
probably just for emphasis..
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i guess so. still i lean towards first option only but still i feel if she wants us to follow to next line to knw about her occupation, she could have simply said , for occupation  this  or for occupation  this : hmm
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hmm... now you have me stumped. (x
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh well now i see every starting letter of word in that line is capitalized !
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh! lol! i didnt catch that! um.. but its bold.
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so its not just for This. lol this removes some ambiguity i guess,
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i made it bold ;p
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh ok, hm well then i would go with your gut(:
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
okay, thank you !!
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok np i think your right
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
pls add if u think anymore cuz u see it wid fresh eyes, it helps me
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
haha well in all honesty im pretty tired (x but if i think of anything else. Um but i do think that her using the metaphor of paradise is writing poetry.
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh yes i thought the same... thanks again :)
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bngaure Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
de nada(; (your welcome) haha
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ganeshie8 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i think i get your first reply nw. if "Paradise" is a metaphor for 'writing poetry', then This can standalone there aswell. 1) "This" can hint 'current work' shez doing, which is writing poetry. 2) paradise also refers to writing poetry itself. such a nice interpretation(yours) thank you :)) took me a while to grasp :( !!
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