A Descent into the Maelstrom的用法和样例：
- This book contains 20 short stories, such as The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Golden Bug, A Descent into the Maelstrom, The Purloined Letter,The Facts in the Case of M.Valdemar etc.
- Early in the story, Settembrini characterizes Castorp's arrival on the mountain as a descent into the inferno. Hell on the Berghof consists in time appearing to stand still.
- They were being sucked into the maelstrom of war.
- Faced with what looks from afar like a Hobbesian war of all against all, if not a descent into hell itself, the normal instinct of human beings to exercise their moral faculties grows numb.
- He bounced into the room with a springy step.