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Samson Agonistes

Samson Agonistes


by John Milton

Samson Agonistes: Symbols True or False

1. What does Samson do in prison? -> Grind at a Philistine mill
2. What physical affliction bothers Samson the most? -> He's crippled
3. What religion still practiced today values long hair as a sign of devotion to God? -> Hasidic Judaism
4. What surprising object is Dalila compared to? -> A ship
5. The Chorus describes changes in life to changes in... -> Weather