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Antecedents of the Word "things" in "Letter to President Pierce"

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Letter to President Pierce, Chief Seattle, 1855

Chief Seattle. "Letter to President Pierce." Letter to President Pierce. 1855. N.p.: n.p., n.d. N. pag. Context.org. 1996. Web. 11 Mar. 2016.

Which of the following are the BEST antecedents for the word "thing" (line 22)?

A

"savage" (line 12) and "man" (line 17).

B

"spirit" (line 20) and "man" (line 19).

C

"beasts" (line 22) and "sons of earth" (line 23)

D

"wind" (line 15) and "beasts" (line 19)

E

"trees" (line 17) and "earth" (line 22)