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To Helen: Start From the Beginning Quiz
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Q. To what does the speaker compare Helen's beauty in the first stanza?
Q. What does the word "barks" mean?
Q. What did those "barks" do?
Carried a weary, way-worn wanderer
They carried the president home
They didn't do anything
Q. Where was the wanderer's final destination?
New York City
His native shore
Q. To whom might "weary, way-worn wanderer" be an allusion?
The Roman poet Catullus