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The Secret Miracle

The Secret Miracle

by Jorge Luis Borges

The Secret Miracle: Symbols Quiz True or False

1. What is Jaromir writing in his head during the year that time stops?His novel
2. What happens to his play when Jaromir's extra year is up?He waits until the end of the war to publish it
3. The clocks chiming in Jaromir's dream symbolize what?The inevitability of death
4. In his second dream, where does Jaromir find God?On a map of India
5. Why does Jaromir compose his play in iambic pentameter?He is a big fan of Shakespeare

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