How to Read Literature Like a Professor

Foster writes "When they're writing about other things, they really mean sex, and when they write about sex, they really mean something else." Pg.144 What are some of the other things that a sex scene can mean?

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Sex does not have to mean sex. Objects can represent sexual organs. Really the author can link sex to anything he or she wants. Things like communion, birth, coming of age, power....the list is endless.