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im studying the poem entitled 'Aunt Jennifer's Tigers' by Adrianne Rich and in a review of this poem they say that 'poets use of the word 'chivalric' refers to tigers stalking their domain' what does it exactly mean?

  1. Writeacher

    The only thing I can think of is that the whole concept of chivalry includes knights, who were basically warriors who lived by a particular code of behavior.


    Other than that, I don't see it!!

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