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Tone of Battle of the Ants

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Battle of the Ants, Henry Thoreau, 1854

Thoreau, Henry David. "The Battle of the Ants." Walden. N.p.: n.p., 1854. N. pag. Http://www.public.iastate.edu. Web. 18 Aug. 2016.

Which of the following BEST describes the tone of the passage?

A

Angry over the injustice of the situation.

B

Disbelieving and wondering.

C

Primarily objective but rising in intensity.

D

Fearful for the losing combatants.

E

Excited for the victor.