Uses for Symbolism:
- The dove is a symbol of peace
- Things like a shattered mirror or a black cat symbolize bad luck
- In Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven", the black bird symbolizes death and loss
- Harry Potter's scar symbolizes his mother's love and his connection with Voldemort
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