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In the poem The Tortoise in Eternity by Elinor Wylie, in The first stanza, the narrator's bed is compared to a womb and a? A. Cradle B. Grave C. Shell D. House E. Blanket

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    What is the title of this poem? What is the meaning of "horn" in the first line? (Check a dictionary.)

    Here's the first stanza:

    "The Tortoise in Eternity

    Within my house of patterned horn
    I sleep in such a bed
    As men may keep before they're born
    And after when they're dead."

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    b grave

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    house

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    Metal

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