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Why is Saturday "battleship grey" is A Separate Peace?
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Battleship grey describes the late winter sky where they are. But, on a symbolic level, it represents the looming reality of war. The reference to a battleship seems to indicate this. The thought of war and of their being drawn into it seems to loom over them like a giant gray cloud.

MHood2 | 622 days ago