In other words, by paying with their identity to read the Medscape article, the prisoners are each identified. This indeed links to the D.A.R., who are known to surveil potential “subversives” in Florida. It would look much too homosexual were the S.A.R. caught doing it in peacetime. The new nazi-style smokeless book-burnings have this modus operandi whereby the book is always on fire in the crematorium, though never consumed. When the prisoner tries to touch it, something happens, akin to Narcissus’s reflection in the pool, or a cactus.