Thus we mark the inner transition: the active principle of that which was a passive lotus-eater is the Cyclops, a Polyphemus.
About it were chairs and divans that would have satisfied a lotus-eater.
We may be happy for a brief while, with the brief happiness of a lotus-eater; but it cannot last—it cannot last!
The lotus-eater gave up family and country; "chewing the lotus, he forgot the return."
In this case I waited till I felt like a lotus-eater who could have stayed on forever.
The fog lifted and I've been living the life of a lotus-eater—but now I've got to go back into the fog.
He was still lost in the dreams of the lotus-eater when he heard something that resembled the rattling of his own noisy car.
She was dreaming already with her eyes open, and she sank into number six in a lotus-eater's reverie.