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Topic : The Easter Flower

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The Easter Flower is a notable literary work by Claude Mckay. A complete discussion of this literary work is given, which will help you enhance your literary skills and prepare for the exam. Read the main text, key info, Summary, Themes, Characters, Literary Devices, Quotations, Notes, to various questions of The Easter Flower.

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The Easter Flower Far from this foreign Easter damp and chilly          My soul steals to a pear-shaped plot of ground, Where gleamed the lilac-tinted Easter lily          Soft-scented in the air for yards around; Alone, without a hint of guardian leaf!          Just like a fragile bell of silver rime, It burst the tomb for freedom sweet and brief          In the young pregnant year at Eastertime; And many thought it was a sacred sign,          And some called it the resurrection flower; And [...]