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1. Write one of the following: Ivan's obituary, Ivan's epitaph, or Ivan's eulogy
An obituary is not just the notice of a person's death and where the funeral will be, but a short biographical sketch of the person. This is especially true for someone of Ivan's social status.
An epitaph is a brief poem inscribed on a tombstone praising a deceased person, usually with rhyming lines. Think about Ivan's life and what he discovered in his death. What would Ivan want to put on his tombstone...
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