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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 is -> A blind, part-man, part-woman prophet
5. How does the Phoenician Sailor die? -> Drowned