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Quizzes

1. What is the main image of the poem?→a candle
2. When was "First Fig" written?→during World War II
3. What is a fig?→a literary device
4. Why is the title "First Fig"?→because it was the first poem in her book
5. How would you characterize the tension between the title and the body of the poem?→the old vs. the new
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