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During their first meeting, Romeo and Juliet appear to discuss “pilgrims” and “saints.”

What poetic device is used in their dialogue, and what does it convey about their relationship?

A

Personification; it reveals their insecurities and fears.

B

Extended metaphor; it shows how idealized their feelings are.

C

Allusion; it proves that they worship each other from the start.

D

Simile; it demonstrates the romanticism of their emotions.

E

Rhyme; it portrays the immaturity of their love.

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