26. It can most reasonably be inferred that for the narrator, the image of the diver bursting through “the ocean’s
sparkling membrane” (line 52) symbolizes her:
F. fear of monsters and of the object in her bedroom.
G. crossing of the boundary separating her inner and
H. struggle to maintain the separation between her
inner and outer worlds.
J. bitterness at entering reality and leaving behind
her comforting memories.