Q. What is the snake trying to escape from?
Ans. The snake is trying to escape from the pursuing stick. Human beings try their level best to kill the snake. They take it for granted that the snake is poisonous and harmful.
Q. Is it a harmful snake? What is its colour?
Ans. No, it is not harmful. It is a green snake.
Q. The poet finds the snake beautiful. Find the words he uses to convey its beauty.
Ans. The poet uses the following words: beautiful and graceful, glides, small and green.
Q. What does the poet wish for the snake?
Ans. The poet wishes that he should be allowed to go. He wants him to reach his destination safely.
Q. Where was the snake before anyone saw it and chased it away? Where does the snake disappear?
Ans. The snake was away from its secure area. It was basking in the sun along the sand. Finally, it disappears in the reeds.