A Long Way Gone

"The Lieutenant had passed the word down through a whisper that was relayed like a domino effect."

Explain the comparision of the whisper to the domino effect and describe the effect this figurative language has on the text/reader.

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We can picture the message being passed along by the author's use of dominoes hitting each other. This is an effective use of simile.