Read the excerpt below and answer the question. Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles to-day To-morrow will be dying. (Herrick, “To the Virgin

Read the excerpt below and answer the question. Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles to-day To-morrow will be dying. (Herrick, “To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time”; lines 1-4) The use of flower that smiles in the poem is best described as an example of

1. Carpe Diem

2. theme

3. personification

4. allusion

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