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hi I need help with this. It is a section from the story 'The Sniper' and it is a PEE (Point, Evidence, Explanation) question... PLEASE HELP ME. Here is the question: "The writer says that the sniper's eyes had 'the cold gleam of the fanatic' what does this mean?" I need this question done before Monday morning! I don’t really understand what this means!

I am Andrew, A second year student in Ireland and my teacher is expecting good work from me so please help me

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  1. Let's start with the Google definition of fanatic.

    "a person filled with excessive and single-minded zeal, especially for an extreme religious or political cause."

    Picture a person whose eyes are hard and unfeeling. Think of extreme politicians and activists you've seen.

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  2. Thanks Ms. Sue! You are a great help!

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  3. You're welcome, Andrew. Good luck with your assignment.

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