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Beat! Beat! Drums!

Beat! Beat! Drums!


1. Who or what is the speaker addressing in the first line of the poem?→The soldiers
2. What is the music doing in the church?→Scattering the congregation
3. Why is it important that the speaker is talking directly to the instruments instead of the people playing them?→It gives the music an impersonal sense
4. What does the speaker hope will happen if people try to continue on with their normal lives?→He wants the instruments to play even louder
5. Why are the instruments in the cities?→They are recruiting
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