Remains Quotes

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  • Created on: 30-04-18 14:42
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  • Remains
    • Guilt
      • 'His bloody life in my bloody hands'
        • The use of 'my' shows the poet feels completely responsible.
        • Double meaning of 'bloody' adds dark humour but also shows his frustration and guilt.
    • Violence
      • 'I see every round as it rips through his life'
        • 'Rips' shows the fragility of life. The soldier's actions also 'rips' through his own life.
    • Post-War Effects
      • 'End of story, except not really'
        • The victim's story has ended, but his has just started.
        • Volta- The story turns from a recount of the events to the soldier's thoughts and feelings.


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