Unformatted text preview: Incidental – not exactly accidental. Mean something that happens by chance or minor detail. Interesting way to refer to 9/11. Downplays severity of the event. Imagery – the rain is ashes/ the days are beautiful. The rain falls down/the sound is falling. The sky is a cloud. The sky is dust. Paradoxical. Imagery of a sky filled with dust, ashes, rain, and the sound of weeping gives a heavily negative tone to the poem....
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- Fall '07
- weather, Rain, Lauterbach, heavily negative tone