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Lines 10 and 11 of "One Art"

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One Art, Elizabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop: The Complete Poems. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1980. Print.

Lines 10 - 11 serve mainly to

A

provide abstract examples of the speaker's loss.

B

maintain the poem's rhythm and structure after a shift.

C

hint at even greater losses yet to come.

D

link the speaker's tangible loss to her earlier advice.

E

directly address and engage the reader.