Eveningby victoria mary sackville-westwhen little lights in little ports come out, quivering down through water with the stars, and all the fishing fleet of slender sparsrange at their moorings, veer with tide about; when race of wind is stilled and sails are furled, and underneath our single riding-lightthe curve of black-ribbed deck gleams palely white, and slumbrous waters pool a slumbrous world; then, and then only, have i thought how sweetold age might sink upon a windy youth, quiet beneath the riding-light of truth, weathered through storms, and gracious in retreat. which of the following is true of the text in bold, "when little lights in little ports come out,"? a. it explicitly describes night at the portsb. it explicitly states that the ports are damaged. c. it implies the dangers of working at sea. (it is not this answer)d. it implies a relationship has ended.
answer: a seems the best answer, because the passage describes the water and ships in the ports, and doesn't mention that the ports are being damaged or that there are dangers of working at the ports
ethos is an appeal to ethics, and it is a means of convincing someone of the character or credibility of the persuader. pathos is an appeal to emotion, and is a way of convincing an audience of an argument by creating an emotional response. logos is an appeal to logic, and is a way of persuading an audience by reason.