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identify one example of personification from dorothy aldis s poem snow and knikki giovannis poem the world is not a pleasant place to be

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    Here's an explanation about personification.

    http://www.imschools.org/cms/Units/Poetry/personif.htm

    Now, read this poem. What example of personification do you see?

    "SNOW

    The fenceposts wear marshmallow hats
    On a snowy day;
    Bushes in their night gowns
    Are kneeling down to pray—
    And all the trees have silver skirts
    And want to dance away."

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    Snowy

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