Mention any two long–term consequences of the drowning incident on Douglas.

The near death experience of drowning had a very strong impact on his psychology. He was deeply perturbed and shaken by the whole experience. A haunting fear of water took control of his physical strength and emotional balance for many years, as he couldn’t bear being surrounded by water. He was deprived of enjoying any water–related activities like swimming, fishing or canoeing.

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