Daily Archives: March 17, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST: A Retelling in Prose — Act 3, Scene 1

— 3.1 — Ferdinand was busy doing the task that Prospero had given to him: moving pieces of logs, which would be used for firewood. He put down the wood he was carrying and said to himself, “I am a … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Dante’s PARADISE: A Discussion Guide — “Canto 5: Moon — Compensation for Broken Vows”

“Canto 5: Moon — Compensation for Broken Vows” In Canto 4, Dante the Pilgrim asks if the transgression of the breaking of one’s vow can be compensated for in some way. (Can a person substitute some other good work for an … Continue reading

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