The crozier and the pen

Figure of speech. The fifth headline of Aeolus, "THE CROZIER AND THE PEN," refers to churchmen and journalists by means of things associated with each. The term for this common device in rhetoric and poetry is metonymy: referring to something as if it were the thing associated with it.

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Crozier made for Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles by Paul Nixon in 2011. Source: