This box is representing death and fear.The box is opposing something that is happening bad to the people which is making them turn.This portrays the villagers connection to the lottery.The author states"There was a story that the present box had been made with some pieces of the box that had preceded it,the one that had been constructed when the first people settled down to make a village here."
This box representing imagery, which shows a visually descriptive in literary works. It shows the way where it was a day that felt like fall before it was time for the lottery.It uses it's sentences to make you feel like you are there in person. The author states" clear and sunny with fresh warmth of a full summerday."line 1-2
In this box it is representing a metaphor. A metaphor is a figure speech in which word or phrase is applied to an object or an action to which it is not literally applicable. In the story it shows a traditional ritual for the desire of violence. The author states "Mrs.Dunbar select a stone so large that both hands must be used to pick it up as does Mrs.Delacroix in her apparent eagerness to do violence.