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The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner

The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner

  

by Randall Jarrell

The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner: 5 Lines, 5 Questions Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Complete line 1: From my mother's sleep I fell into [ ? ].


love
a hole
the State
war
Q. Complete line 2: And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur [ ? ].


shined
stunk
fell out
froze
Q. Complete line 3: Six miles from [ ? ], loosed from its dream of [ ? ].


earth/life
the mall/new shoes
Denny's/a Country Slam breakfast
my hideout/world domination
Q. Complete line 4: I woke to [ ? ] and the nightmare fighters.


my alarm clock
black flak
black plaque
hotcakes
Q. Complete line 5: When I [ ? ] they [ ? ] me out of the [ ? ] with a [ ? ].


arrived/helped/taxi/doorman
woke up/forced/bed/water gun
died/washed/turret/hose
fell/pulled/hole/donkey
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