First 122 words of the document:
Flag Conflict Poem
About Death of the flag
Themes Deep sadness
Language Repetition of line 2. Repetition of syllables 868
Opinion Sadness colour and passion is fading
Imagery Flag in the sky
Structure 5 stanzas, 3 lines
Piece of cloth looks like a flag
Ambiguous Has more than one meaning/perspective
Lines use syllables of 8, 6, and 8.
Uses visual images (fluttering)
Rhetorical question nation is getting weaker not important but represents something
Uses alliteration of the `F'
Wars are fought for territory? Claiming with flags greedy in possession
Line 1 + 3 Breeze and knees: rhyme
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Line 3 `that brings a nation to its knees' ambiguous
Line 4 Unfurling (Unusual language)
Line 4 and 6 Pole and bold: half rhyme
Line 6 Alliteration of G - guts, grow (Guttural)
Line 7 + 9 Tent and relent: rhyme
Line 9 - `that dares the coward to relent: tension
Line 10 Flying = still alive?
Line 10 + 12 Field and bleed: half rhyme
`How can I possess such a cloth?