A Thematic Analysis Of The Poem 'We War The Mask'

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In the poem, “We Wear the Mask” , the author wants the reader to appreciate the beauty of the piece. It’s a beautiful poem that describes how people go through a lot. They are hurt and broken but will still act like they are ok. It also shows that it’s not just one person going through these struggles, It’s a lot of people that go through this same stuff. The author uses rhyming, repetition, religious words, we/our statements, and words of pain to portray this rhetorical purpose. The author uses rhyming like most poets do. It makes the poem more enjoyable to read. He also uses repetition. The phrase, “we wear the mask”, starts and ends the poem. It also makes up 20% of the entire poem. Religious words is another rhetorical pattern used towards
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