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In more detail during my lunch break:
1) Eugenides proposes meeting at Cannon Street hotel and the Metropole, a 'code' for a gay liason. This reference to Cannon Street opens the 'frame'.

2) Tiresias appears as "man with female brrasts", that is, a male with some female attributes, a veiled  reference to homosexuality.

3) Tiresias watches a rape and notes that he too has "foresuffered ALL"

4) Narrator runs away from the "ghastly hill on Cannon Street" (facsimile edition), thereby completing the poetic 'frame' delineated by the two references to Cannon Street.

5) Why is the Cannon Street hotel now ghastly? Implication: Narrator, as represented by Tiresias, was also raped. Rapist was Eugenides, that is, it was a homosexual rape.

-------- Original message --------
From: tcolket <[log in to unmask]>
Date: 10/03/2013  11:11 AM  (GMT-05:00)
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Subject: Re: Tiresias

Through the Eugenides passages that bookend the typist passage (see the two Cannon street hotel lines, the second line is from the facsimile edition)

-------- Original message --------
From: Chokh Raj <[log in to unmask]>
Date: 10/03/2013  10:49 AM  (GMT-05:00)
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Subject: Re: Tiresias

Then what? How do you connect it with homosexuality?

CR