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What or who are The Sailing Seven that William Butler Yeats refers to in the second stanza of his poem A Cradle Song?

  Answer   In this delightful poem, which expresses the affection of God and the Cosmos for a small infant, Yeats is refering to the Pleiades, also known as M45, the (MORE)

Did Oscar Wilde know William Butler Yeats?

Yes they each other, and in one unreferenced internet article it states they met at a dinner party in which Yeats was dazzled by Wilde's vocab. Yeats spent a Christmas with Wi (MORE)

A Dream of Death William Butler Yeats?

I DREAMED that one had died in a strange place Near no accustomed hand, And they had nailed the boards above her face, The peasants of that land, Wondering to lay her in that (MORE)

Why does William Butler Yeats say noon is a purple glow?

There midnight's all a glimmer, and noon a purple glow, And evening full of the linnet's wings. In my opinion, the reason that Yeats refers to noon as a purple glow in "The (MORE)

What is a butler?

A butler is a head servant of a household, typically a man. A butler is paid for his services. In some countries most households do not have butlers. Where butlers are emp (MORE)

What do butlers do?

A butler is usually there to provide service and comfort to the  guests and his employer. He is in charge of managing meals and  keeping clothes clean and pressed. He will o (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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