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The Fish

The Fish

  

by Elizabeth Bishop

The Fish Man and the Natural World Quotes

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Quote #4

still crimped from the strain and snap
when it broke and he got away. (lines 58-59)

OK, so this is not evidence of their man vs. nature battle, but of previous such battles. And because seeing the fishing lines affect the speaker so much, we think it's important to point out here.

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