Irony Example : In a clean, well-lighted place, one of the last lines is ...

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In a Clean, well-lighted place, one of the last lines is "He would lie in the bed and finally, with daylight, he would go to sleep."

60% say this is NOT IRONIC . Do you agree? Vote now, below.

Readers' verdict

  • 60% NOT IRONIC
  • 40% IRONIC

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