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'Was it so hard, Achilles,So very hard to die?Thou knowest and i know not-So much...


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'Was it so hard, Achilles,

So very hard to die?

Thou knowest and i know not-

So much the happier am i'

This verse is taken from a poem written by a soldier at the battle-front. He clearly sees dying in battle as

Options

A) glorious

B) patriotic

C) brave and desirable

D) a good experience

E) he may be brave but undesirable.

The correct answer is C.


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