Daily Archives: March 22, 2019

David Bruce: William Shakespeare’s TIMON OF ATHENS: A Retelling in Prose — Act 1, Scene 2

— 1.2 — In a banqueting room in Timon’s house, musicians were playing music and servants were carrying in great amounts of food. Present were Timon, Alcibiades, lords, Senators, and Ventidius, whose debt of five talents Timon had paid so … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Dante’s PARADISE: A Discussion Guide — “Canto 11: Sun — Saint Thomas Aquinas Praises Saint Francis of Assisi”

“Canto 11: Sun — Saint Thomas Aquinas Praises Saint Francis of Assisi” In Heaven, souls are helpful. All the souls in Paradise, not just Beatrice, can read Dante’s mind. Saint Thomas Aquinas knows that Dante would like him to explain … Continue reading

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