Daily Archives: February 26, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s ROMEO AND JULIET: A Retelling in Prose — Act 4, Scene 5

 — 4.5 — The Nurse entered Juliet’s bedchamber to awaken her. She said, “Juliet, wake up! I bet that you are still fast asleep, slugabed. Why aren’t you saying something? Well, you should get your rest. Count Paris will make … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Dante’s PURGATORY: A Discussion Guide —”Canto 17: Fourth Ledge — Sloth”

Canto 17: Fourth Ledge — Sloth Briefly describe the exempla (examples) of Wrath that are presented in Canto 17. When the smoke thins out, Dante sees a few visions that are exempla (examples) of Wrath (Sinful Rage). 1) Procne, Who … Continue reading

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