Unformatted text preview: use a lot of vivid diction and figurative language to explain how majestic and human like the snakes are. D.H. Lawrence does not refer to the snake as something, he refers to it as “Someone”, just as the author of “The Rattler” gives the snake a gender and refers to him as “he”. The two authors also have a very similar organization. Both of there narratives follow this pattern: setting, description of snake, how the author feels about the snake, killing of the snake, the authors remorse toward the snake. Both of the authors do not see themselves as heroes, but rather as citizens doing...
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- Spring '11
- English, Writer, Snake, Sean Quigley