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Literary Devices in Much Madness Is Divinest Sense
Literary Devices Examples in Much Madness Is Divinest Sense:
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While intuited by many readers, this form of the verb “to be” conveys a relationship of equality. That is, according to the speaker, “Much Madness” equates to “divinest Sense.” The speaker therefore makes a bold, stark claim at the beginning of this sentence with a paradox.