Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice

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Could someone please check my answers to the poem thanks.

1. How does the gardener recongize Death?
Answer: The gardener recognizes death as a dressed spanish waiter.

2. Why is the gardener afraid of Death?
Answer: The gardener is afraid of death because he wants to see his sons, and California again.

3. For whom has Death come?
Answer: Death has come to the gardeners master.

  • Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice -

    On the first question, where did you get waiter?
    I knew him by his pictures
    He had on his black coat
    Black gloves, and broad black hat

    I agree on 2, and 3.

  • Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice -

    and there stood Death in the garden
    dressed like a spanish waiter

  • Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice -

    for 2 its cus he is an old man.... it never says he has been to california before he says he wants to see it

  • Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice -

    These answers made me sob

  • Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice -

    The subject of the poem is talking about death. Is this right?

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