A fascinating account, Peter.
And your new coinage "Me-lysses' for Prufrock --
no less an adventurer than Ulysses,
diving deep into the oceans of "desire" --
deserves a salute!
You say so much, at times,
without so much as saying anything!
You must be a wizard, man,
now or in your past life!
Or if you be PETER,
I'm not so sure either ;-)
Perhaps a little about the background of mermiads would help:
// http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mermaid //
Remember Ulysses? Perhaps Prufrock could be called,
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