If you ask me, I just wonder how the title of the poem relates with the context; probably the title might be symbolic.
Corn Grinders by Sarojini Naidu, is an elegy where the voice in the recounts the sorrowful feelings of multiple bereaved entities. The mouse, the deer, and the bride are the victim of bereavement as shown in stanza 2, 4, 6.
In a question-and-answer form, the voice of the poem posed questions to the victims which in their responses revealed to the readers their plights and…
Source: Naija Poets