Dante’s PURGATORY, Canto 29: Prudence

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PRUDENCE

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Lady has three eyes

She sees past, present, future

Lady is Prudence

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NOTE: Dante sees many symbolic figures in the spectacular procession. For example, he sees four ladies who represent the four virtues from classical antiquity: Prudence, Temperance, Justice, and Fortitude. The lady with three eyes represents Prudence.

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