What do the following lines of “Invictus” convey to the reader?

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Out of the night that covers me,

Black as the pit from pole, to pole

This is an example of:

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a metaphor comparing the night to the pit (Hell)

Apr 9th, 2015

It's an example of a metaphor comparing the night to the pit (Hell)

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Apr 9th, 2015

Upon further review, I want to amend my response to you:

Believe it or not, that one word as makes the line a simile, instead of a metaphor.

So, it's more an example of a simile than a metaphor.

Sorry for the confusion, but apparently metaphors and similes are very similar.

Apr 9th, 2015

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