Posted by Patrick on Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 3:58pm.
In the poem "The Lady of Shalott," what does the web she weaves symbolize?
D. A curse.
I'm stuck between C and D?
- Literature - GuruBlue, Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 4:35pm
I would choose D. Check this site.
- Literature - bobpursley, Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 4:37pm
well, all of part II is what she sees of the weaving through the mirror, and it reflects reality. Remember weavers worked from the back of the loom, and had side mirrors to see what the front was looking like to the eventual observer.
- Literature - GuruBlue, Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 4:42pm
Reality can be a curse if it means that you die.
And a mirror is likely to "warp" reality... so this may be a case of either is a good answer.
- Literature - bobpursley, Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 5:11pm
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