- The title "Flag" imeditately makes us think of patriotism.
- 'What's that fluttering in a breeze?' a rhetorical question with direct adress - draws interest. 'fluttering is a playful verb with connotations of butterflies which suggest happyness.
- 'It's just a piece of cloth' suggests it's weak
- 'that brings a naition to its knees.' an end-stopped line, suggesting people worsh the flag (reglious imagery…