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Stylistic parallels in lines 1-2

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The Second Coming, William Butler Yeats, 1920

Yeats, William Butler. "The Second Coming." Poets.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Apr. 2016.

Lines 1-2 are stylistically parallel to

A

“The best…passionate intensity” (lines 7-8)

B

“Surely some…at hand” (lines 9-10)

C

“A shape…the sun” (lines 14-15)

D

“The darkness…stony sleep” (lines 18-19)

E

“And what…be born” (lines 21-22)