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Diary Entry Esther Burr, 1742
The following is a journal excerpt written by a young Puritan woman at the time.

What purpose does the "flying spider" serve in paragraph 3?

A

It acts as a metaphor for how life is based on how far you are able to travel.

B

It acts as an simile to show how open and freeing God's creation can be.

C

It acts as an example to support his stance on the connectedness of God's creation and nature.

D

It acts as an analogy: faith can be stretched as far as a spider can travel through the air.