Can you use personification and then refer to the inanimate thing as a part of your body?

For example:

The mournful hills, full of violent rivers, cried my lost uncle.

It sounds like an odd thing to do, so I was wondering if I could use hills to refer to my face or something along that line.

  • That sentence isn't talking about a part of your body; it seems to be talking about violent rivers being at least partly formed from your uncle's body, and being cried by the hills. But it's all metaphorical, so it doesn't matter. Aug 11, 2020 at 3:49
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    First. What do you mean for this to say?
    – Zan700
    Aug 11, 2020 at 3:56


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