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Symbols in Barter

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"white..."   (Text of the Poem)

Teasdale uses careful language to craft the notion of an ideal hour of loveliness. In religious and literary symbolism, whiteness denotes purity, goodness, and grace. The “white singing hour” suggests a momentary escape from the suffering of the world.

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