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75 Due to the more eonnotative or symbolie quality of words, one ean hardly speak of singleness of meaning or neutrality of eontent in astriet sense. However, Eisenstein's principles are useful, for Green does not embody tone in the separate images that form the montage trope. As in an Imagist poem, various shades of meaning are attaehed to a metaphor, but real meaning is produeed only when the metaphor is juxtaposed with other elements. Thus, Green ehooses a bouquet of tulips as the proper image to express Bert's and Lily's eelebration of their love, for the sake of whieh they undertake their runaway trip (Living).

At the railway station, however, the metaphorieal meaning ehanges quality. By an arrangement similar to what Eisenstein ealls association montage,76 Lily's and Bert's situation beeomes deeply ironie. Trembling, breathing deeply, she peered round his shoulder at those who were to travel with them. She stood by shoulder of the arm below whieh hung the tulips, his head bent over hers as she peered round and this movement repeated in her knee which was bent over heads of the tulips as they hung. She had on silk stoekings today.

348) . A central question is whether Green's symbolic equation of Lily and the pigeons signals the tone of the plot. The correlation between Lily's movement and that of the pigeons suggests Lily as the central character of Living. It is her movement that holds the central focus in the second half ofthe novel. Like the pigeons, Lily returns to Craigan's house after disappointment in love. This fact might suggest a reconciliation with her former role as housekeeper, and a submission to Mr Craigan's mandates.

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