War Dances - “The Limited” – “After Building the Lego Star Wars Ultimate Death Star” Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 41 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of War Dances.
This section contains 1,364 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the War Dances Study Guide

Summary

In the poem titled “The Limited,” an unnamed narrator, driving, watches another man try to hit a stray dog with his car but the man fails. The narrator confronts the other man, but the other man shouts at him not to stare him down unless the narrator is prepared to do something about it. At home, the narrator considers that poets cannot change the world, but that the only life he can save is his own.

In the short story “Breaking and Entering,” George Wilson’s college film professor, Mr. Baron, always tells him to not worry about showing people entering a room, because audiences will understand that people have already entered the room. Wilson bears this piece of advice–to skip the door–in mind for years, explaining that it means to omit...

(read more from the “The Limited” – “After Building the Lego Star Wars Ultimate Death Star” Summary)

This section contains 1,364 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the War Dances Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
War Dances from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook