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The Waste Land

The Waste Land

by T.S. Eliot

The Waste Land: Crazy Characters True or False

1. Who is Madame Sosostris?An old British socialite
2. What is so "carbuncular" about the young man carbuncular?His pale skin
3. What's the name of the woman in the pub who's taken abortion pills?Lil
4. Tiresias isA blind, part-man, part-woman prophet
5. How does the Phoenician Sailor die?Drowned

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