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tone in "Oranges" clearly helps to set the theme of the poem. ..... a catalyst for
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It expresses that the adult in the poem understands the universal feeling of first
Soto's ORANGES When I was twelve years old, walking somewhere, anywhere ...
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by Gary Soto
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