Left foot left foot

Left foot 

Left foot

Right foot Right

–Dr. Seuss, The Foot Book

The Greek figures, or rhetorical devices, used is palilogia, as in the repeating of the phrase left foot; epanalepsis used with the right foot right where the first right is the beginning and the second right is the end, creating a rhetorical sandwich, so to speak.

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