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Toru Dutt (1856–1877), Bengali poet and novelist, author of "Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan" (1882).

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Why “a creeper climbs” in Our Casuarina Tree by Toru Dutt?

In the poem "Our Casuarina Tree" by Toru Dutt, why has she written 'a creeper climbs...'? Instead, she might have written 'a climber climbs'! Does it imply anything?