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The Man-Moth

The Man-Moth

by Elizabeth Bishop

The Man-Moth: Figuratively Speaking True or False

1. What is cool and pure enough to drink?a tear
2. What is a draught of poison?the third rail
3. The Man-Moth's recurrent dreams underlie his rushing dreams like what?Legos
4. What is his only possession likened to in the last stanza?a bee sting
5. Where must the Man-Moth keep his hands?in his pockets

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