How few who plunge into this maelstrom of chance ever rise again!
They saw so many boats go into the maelstrom that they steered into other waters.
It was, rather, his work, which swept him into a maelstrom of new activities.
That is the rock, that is the quicksand, that is the maelstrom.
The two I am thinking of were of these, typical of the maelstrom.
Now he was caught ...