A noiseless patient spider- Whitman

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What is a promontory?
A cliff over a large body of water
What is the spider doing?
Making a web
What is being compared?
The soul and the spider
What are they both doing?
Seeking and trying to connect themselves to other things
What is the paradox in this poem?
Oceans of space
What is the speaker talking to?
The soul (apostrophe)
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