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Literary device in line 13 of Superfluous Woman

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Superfluous Woman, Vera Brittain, 1919

Brittain, Vera. "The Superfluous Woman." N.p.: n.p., n.d. N. pag. Allpoetry.com. 2010. Web. 31 Mar. 2016.

The literary device used in line 13, "Hurrying home whither respite waits" is

A

metaphor.

B

alliteration.

C

synecdoche.

D

simile.

E

metonymy.