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Commentary – Who am I to Speak to You of Italy

This text is the promised commentary on: “Who am I to Converse to You of Italy“, which I wrote in April. Partially a commentary recognises that our phrases...

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Lingering in Limbo: Dante’s Inferno

Limbo, it turns out, isn’t so dangerous, even when is found within the first degree of Dante Alighieri’s hell. As Dante’s allegory of the journey of the soul...