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1. What is the speaker of the poem doing?→He's watching the sun in the mountains
2. What does the speaker imagine?→That he has an invisible friend named Harvey
3. Who or what does the speaker speak to directly?→the bugle and his "love"
4. How does the speaker imagine that he'll gain immortality?→Through the "echoes" he leaves behind
5. What does the speaker of the poem see?→A band of thieves
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