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  1. Oct 2016
    1. roubled, confused And drowned the sense in odours

      This picks up on the "death by water" theme, but more in keeping with this section's focus on femininity, putting a malevolent or predatory impulse behind objects seen as feminine. It's a sensual rather than literal drowning, and starts to lend a sexual tone to the drowning imagery.

    2. Phlebas