analogy or paradox

is the following analogy paradox or irony
i think its analogy
1)Then, the ends of the torches were flung hissing into the water, and went out, as if it were all over with him

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  1. it's not an analogy because torch and water are not related in fact they are the opposite therefore i think it is probably a paradox

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