# poetry

The two executioners stalk along over the knolls.
Bearing two axes with heavy heads shining and wide.
And a long limp two-handled saw toothed for cutting great boles.
And so they approach the pound tree that bears the death-mark on its side.

Jackets doffed they swing axes and chop away just above ground
And the chips fly about and lie white moss and fallen leaves...

What are the 'chips' that fly around?

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. What do you think? When an axe cuts into wood, what kind of chips might fly? Potato chips, corn chips, chocolate chips?

1. 👍
2. 👎
2. The flakes of wood that fly arround when you cut wood.

1. 👍
2. 👎

## Similar Questions

Please check my work thanks!! A number cube with the numbers 1 through 6 is rolled. Find the given probability. 1. P(number < 2) (1 point) A. 1/6

2. ### Language

1 "The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright — 5 And this was odd, because it was The middle of the night. The moon was shining sulkily, Because she

3. ### Math: Probablity

A penny, a nickel, and a dime are flipped at the same time. Each coin can come out either heads (H) or tails (T). a. What name is given to the act of flipping the coins? b. There are eight elements in the sample space (i.e.,

4. ### Math

The bearing of x from y is 070 and the bearing of z from y is 160, where x, y, and z are three points in the plane .if y is equidistant from x and z, find the bearing of z from x

1. ### Mathematics

P, Q and R are points on the same horizontal plane. The bearing of Q from P is 150° and the bearing of R from P is 060°. If /PQ/=5m and /QR/=3m a.) Sketch the diagram b.) Find the bearing of R from P, correct to the nearest

2. ### Mathematics

The bearing of Q from P is 250 and the bearing of r from Q is 160. If q is equidistant from p and r, find the bearing of r from p

3. ### Math

The bearing of x from y is 045°and the bearing of z from y is 145°,where x,y and z are three points in the plane.lf y is equidistant from x and z,find the bearing of z from x.

4. ### Math

A boat sails for 30km on a bearing of 145 degree then 10 km on a bearing of 250 degree, calculate (a) the distance covered from the starting point (b) the bearing of the harbour from the ship

1. ### MATHS

A ship sails 95 km on a bearing of 140 degree,then a further 102 km on a bearing of 260 degree and then returns directly to its starting point.find the length and bearing of the return journey.

2. ### kelvin

P,Q and R are points on the same horizontal plane .the bearing of Q from P is 150° and the bearing of R from Q is 060°. if |PQ| =5m and |QR|=3m find the bearing of R from P correct your answer to the nearest degree

3. ### Prealgebra/probability

A coin is tossed three times. Use a tree diagram to find the number of possible outcomes that could produce exactly two heads. I don't know how to write out a tree diagram on here, but I think this one is heads -> heads, tails ->

4. ### Math

Remove the xy-term by rotation of axes, reduce the resulting equation to standard form and trace the curve on the new axes: 13x^2-10xy+13y^2=72