Chapter 93 The Castaway.
Pip jumps overboard for the second time and is left for several
hours, abandoned to the sea.
The sea had jeeringly kept his finite body up,
but drowned the
infinite of his soul. Not drowned entirely, though. Rather carried
down alive to wondrous depths, where strange shapes of the
unwarped primal world glided to and fro before his passive
eyes; and the miser-merman, Wisdom, revealed his hoarded
heaps; and among the joyous, heartless, ever-juvenile
eternities, Pip saw the multitudinous, God-omnipresent, coral
insects, that out of the firmament of waters heaved the
watercolor by Stephanie Chang
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