These ascended
In fattening the prolonged candle-flames

from T.S. Eliot – The Waste Land on Rap Genius

Meaning

In a literal sense, the perfumes are highly flammable. Metaphorically, they serve to ‘heighten the fire’. You could take the candles to serve as phallic symbols, and there you go.

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