This shows the intense agony that war inflicts on men who struggle through it

This shows the intense agony that war inflicts on men

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Dulce et decorum est” (Owen). This shows the intense agony that war inflicts on men who struggle through it and see all of the terrible things that occur. Another very prominent theme throughout the poem is patriotism. Readers can see examples of patriotism in the first stanza when Owen states “Men marched asleep. Many had lost their boots,/ but limped on, blood-shod” (Owen). Through these few lines, we are able to gather how much patriotism each soldier had to continue fighting even through the harshest of conditions. 3. "In General:" Pick three uses of imagery in the poem that you like. Explainwhy the imagery is so appealing to you.
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