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of land, and that this land had nostalgic value, and now they are forced to leave. The end of the first paragraph also uses parallelism to show the argarian’s bitterness towards the industrial life that’s taking over. Some diction used to convey this theme include the author using strong words like “ridiculousness,” “fear,” and “hostility.”
3. Short-response prompt (15 points) Read the following excerpt from Katherine Anne Porter's "The Jilting of Granny Weatherall":

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