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Define Trowel in Line 18 of The Black Walnut Tree

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The Black Walnut Tree, Mary Oliver

Oliver, Mary. "The Black Walnut Tree." New and Selected Poems, Volume I. N.p.: Beacon, 2005. N. pag. www.ronnowpoetry.com Web. 09 Dec. 2016.

In line 18, the word "trowel" most likely means

A

a sharp knife or blade.

B

a shovel or gardening tool.

C

the speaker's family history.

D

the speaker's ambitions.

E

the speaker's finances.