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Which phrase from Marge Piercy's "To Be Use" best illustrates the poem's celebratory tone toward hard work?

I want to be with people who submerge
in the task, who go into the fields to harvest
and work in a row and pass the bags along,
who are not parlor generals and field deserters
but move in a common rhythm
when the food must come in or the fire be put out.

a. "who go into the fields"
b. "parlor generals and field deserters"***
c. "move in a common rhythm"
d. "food must come in"***

not sure between b or c??????

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  1. B disparages loafers. But C celebrates the workers.

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  2. so which one is it? I'm confused.

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  3. Well, which one celebrates workers and work?

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  4. "illustrates the poem's celebratory tone toward hard work"

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  5. Is it d?

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  6. No. Not d.

    We've checked two of your answers. You're on your own now. Please do not post this question again.

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  7. what is the answer?

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  8. its c

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  9. yall is wild and so its C right? imma j go wit it.

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