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259. 1. Woman by Nikki Giovanni (poem)

259. 1. What do you think of the woman in this poem?

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I think the woman represents many women who define themselves by the relationship with a man. I think this woman discovers that men can be controlling and that nobody can complete her. That kind of love is an illusion. I think this woman is becoming more self-realized.