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Question:

Read the\u00A0supporting details\u00A0then answer the following question. Which of the following best\u00A0describes the poem\u2019s subject?

A Ailing
Explaination

The poem is about an eighty-eight year old woman who is bedridden and is in much pain; therefore, you can infer that the woman\u2019s health is ailing. The poem does not indicate that the woman feels blessed or energetic, as she yearns for death and is in a lot of pain. You may have thought that the woman was irked, or upset, but the poem does not imply that the woman is mad.