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Strange Meeting

Strange Meeting

by Wilfred Owen

Strange Meeting: Why the Long Face? True or False

1. Where does this poem take place?The inside of a whale's stomach
2. What does the speaker find at the end of the tunnel?"encumbered sleepers"
3. What is speaker number 2 so bummed out about?He didn't kill any enemy soldiers
4. What motion does speaker number two make twice in the poem?He raises his arms
5. What big surprise do we find out at the end of the poem?Speaker number one killed speaker number two

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