Aunt julia






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repetition of 'i could not'

-shows frustration due to language barrier

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Quote 2

She wore men’s boots

when she wore any.

quirky, unconventional 

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Quote 3

'she was buckets' 'she was winds'

compares her to the elements,

how close she was to nature 

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Quote 4

a little, she lay

silenced in the absolute black

of a sandy grave

he was too late

by the time he learned gaelic his aunt was dead

he felt regret

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