Yank into - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
yank someone or something into something and yank someone or something
to jerk or pull someone or something into something. Mary yanked Sally into the car and sped off. She yanked in the anchor rope and we rowed away.
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However, her entrance, unlike the Daughter's heavenly descent which promises redemption, nips all hopes in the bud and "hurls Yank into
an existential crisis" (Beard, 2005: 62).