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What metaphors are used in The Yellow Admiral by Patrick O'Brian?

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Chapter Two concludes with a bit of irony when Clarissa sends Maturin to the room where his wife had slept, saying that she had put "New sheets and clean curtains" in the room. This is, metaphorically, exactly what Diana needs - a clean and new life.


The Yellow Admiral, pg. 55