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First Fig

First Fig

by Edna St. Vincent Millay

First Fig: What Does is All Mean? True or False

1. Who is the speaker?an electrician
2. Which of the following literary devices in NOT used in the poem?cliché
3. What might the candle represent?both 1 and 2
4. Why might a candle be a good metaphor for Millay to use?It burns quickly, like life.
5. Whom does the speaker address?her friends and foes

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