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Refuge in the sty

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In the initial description of the shelter he finds to escape the villagers' attacks, the creature says, "I escaped to the open country and fearfully took refuge in a low hovel, quite bare, and making a wretched appearance after the palaces I had beheld in the village."

The primary rhetorical device employed in the passage is

A

Juxtaposition

B

Statement of fact

C

Imagery

D

Allusion to philosophy

E

Rhetorical question