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Dubliners

Dubliners

by James Joyce

Dubliners: Symbols True or False

1. Which kind of weather in Dubliners symbolizes disillusionment, paralysis, and the difficulty of escape?→Hail
2. How is Mr Kernan's hat symbolic?→At first it's lost, but then it's found, just like his soul.
3. What does music symbolize in "The Dead"?→Nostalgia
4. When Maria sings "I dreamt I dwelt," it could symbolize…→How much better the past is than the present
5. The girl that Corley meets wears clothing that symbolizes…→Her desire to escape from Dublin

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