Alcohol and Painkillers Symbol Timeline in Ishmael
The timeline below shows where the symbol Alcohol and Painkillers appears in Ishmael. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...so distressed by what he’s learned about humanity that he decides to go have a drink. As he drinks, he thinks that Ishmael’s latest assignment seems impossible, or at least tremendously... (full context)
...goes to a dentist, and ends up having one his molars removed. The dentist prescribes painkillers, which the narrator consumes along with bourbon. As a result of his dentist appointment, the... (full context)