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An Irish Airman Foresees His Death

An Irish Airman Foresees His Death


by W.B. Yeats

An Irish Airman Foresees His Death: Death be Not Proud! True or False

1. What will the speaker meet in the clouds? -> His fate
2. What does the word "fate" most likely mean? -> Death
3. What are the last two words of the poem? -> There aren't any words in this poem
4. What is the speaker able to do? -> Foresee his death
5. What does the phrase "this life, this death" refer to? -> Swimming the Hellespont