Since the Capitol maintains power by denying the essential humanity of all citizens, any music undermines that authority. In choosing a songbird, Collins also evokes such metaphors as finding one’s voice and singing a new tune.
Tammy L. Gant, Hungering for Righteousness: Music, Spirituality and Katniss Everdeen, Of Bread, Blood and The Hunger Games: Critical Essays on the Suzanne Collins Trilogy
Throughout the series you find Katniss, who hasn’t sung since her father died (other than to comfort her sister), who stayed silent while Gale raged, and who remained stoic even as she faced unimaginable hardship, learn to sing again and to speak up, to find her voice and identity, and it begins with the lullaby for Rue.
(New RP) Lara was bored, she had researched all she could and still was nowhere on this pin she found. It was unique, a circle with a bird on it but for some reason the meaning of it was not being revealed to her. She rubs her face in frustration as she stares at it, "What could you possibly mean" She knew what the bird itself was, but no clue as to what it may represent. It had just appeared on her doorstep in a unmarked package and been driving her nuts ever since.
Rue heard a frustrated growl from Lara’s study. As she prepared coffee for the two of them, Rue hummed a lullaby her grandmother used to sing to her. Peeking her head into the study she chirped, “Good morning, love!” After resting the cups on Lara’s desk, Rue draped her arms around Lara’s shoulders and sat in her lap. “Now, what’s got you so worked up, darling?”
Deep in the meadow, under the willow A bed of grass, a soft green pillow Lay down your head, and close your sleepy eyes And when again they open, the sun will rise. Here it’s safe, here it’s warm Here the daisies guard you from every harm Here your dreams are sweet and tomorrow brings them true Here is the place where I love you…
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