The Scarlet Ibis


Literary Device Ex:

Theme -"shelter my fallen Scarlet Ibis from the heresy of rain"

metaphor- "Doodle was tired and frightened


theme-subject of talk a piece writting

metaphor-figure speech


The family didn’t really accept Doodle at all when he was born. Their aunt told them not to make fun of him because she thought that he was a gift from Jesus. His brother especially. Doodle’s bother wanted to kill him because he wasn’t “all there”, and he thought he was useless. When the brother taught Doodle how to walk, they had a better perception of him.