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For the Union Dead

For the Union Dead

Quizzes

1. What happened to the South Boston Aquarium?→It shut down a long time ago
2. What does Lowell mean when he refers to the fish as "cowed"?→They look like actual cows
3. Fill in the blank. In line 29 Lowell writes, "Their monument sticks like a _____ / in the city's throat."→Bullet
4. In the second-to-last stanza, what is Colonel Shaw riding on?→A bubble
5. In the final stanza, what does Lowell compare the cars to?→Space ships
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