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Line 5: Parallelism of "nothing but fossils"

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Was the World Made for Man?
Mark Twain

The phrase nothing but fossils (line 5) is structurally parallel to

A

"even the cat wouldn't eat such." (line 5)

B

"there is nothing left alive." (line 3)

C

"lazying along and frazzling out." (line 1-2)

D

"nothing but extinctions." (line 4)

E

"there is plenty of time." (lines 4-5)