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A "Diapered" Landscape?

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The Shades of Spring, D.H. Lawrence

Lawrence, D.H. "The Shades of Spring." 1981. Access to Literature: Understanding Fiction, Drama, and Poetry. Ed. Elliot L. Smith and Wanda V. Smith. New York: St. Martin's, 1981. 157-60. Print.

The author's use of the word "diapered" in line 17 creates

A

an image of a young landscape.

B

a humorous tone.

C

Syson's distinct voice.

D

a foreshadowing of Syson's return to his childhood home.

E

an intense mood of maternal love.