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What is the name of an expression where two noun/verb sentences are reversed in the second half of the expression?

Here's an example:

People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used.

  • Irony.........? – WS2 Jul 23 '14 at 6:36
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    Chiasmus perhaps? – curiousdannii Jul 23 '14 at 7:27
  • note that there is no connection, at all, to "meaning reversal" here. everything means exactly the same thing throughout. – Fattie Jul 23 '14 at 7:39
  • @JoeBlow That's not the Q. though. – Kris Jul 23 '14 at 7:52
  • I edited the title, which (I believe) was completely wrong. – Fattie Jul 23 '14 at 7:54
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It seems to be an example of chiasmus

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