Jonah is even better than Odysseus at stating our position in the bubble. If water is the symbol of pain that
different sizes of vessel collect, this
does not indicate the pain is greater if felt more
because of the volume, for water from a spigot
compares thus to runoff from a mountain storm. Jonah is more this kind, who had to
be sunk to make an impression. Jonah should be read with News. More, at Jonah's Childhood . Jonah here.