An Irish Airman Foresees His Death
by W.B. Yeats
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Q. What will the speaker meet in the clouds?
The owner of Shmoop
His best friend
Q. What does the word "fate" most likely mean?
Slice of apple pie
Q. What are the last two words of the poem?
There aren't any words in this poem
Q. What is the speaker able to do?
Write for Shmoop
Foresee his death
Q. What does the phrase "this life, this death" refer to?
Life as soldier, death in battle
Swimming the Hellespont
Life as famous poet
The speaker's career as a cricket player