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He offers himself to guide the Poet through Hell and Purgatory. Beatrice would be
his guide into Paradise. On life's mid-way — ere half my days were o'er — All in a
darksome wood1 I roved astray, Wherein the way of truth was seen no more.
105 Deliverer of down-fallen Italy,14 For whom died brave Camilla, virgin pure,
Turnus, Euryalus, and Nisus — he Thro' every land and town with scourge severe
Back to the mouth of Hell yon wolf shall chase, 1 to Whence Envy-born she ...
'Tis I — 'tis Beatrice who bids thee go. 7° I come from where I fain would be
restored, By love impell'd which makes these tears to flow. 3 St. Paul. Acts ix. 15 ;
and 2 Cor. xii. 2. 4 The first circle of Hell, described in Canto iv. When I am in the
The inscription over the gate of Hell. Dante and his Guide pass into a region of
unchanging darkness, peopled with those neutral spirits — a vast multitude —
who in their life-time had neither incurred infamy nor merited praise. Here they
Heaven cast them forth from its refulgent coast, 40 Nor doth the Deep of Hell their
souls receive, Lest spirits damn'd should have whereof to boast.' Then I ; ' O
Master, what great cause of grief afflicts them, that they wail so vehemently ?
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LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - hopeevey - LibraryThing
This is my first exposure to Dante's writing. I was looking for poetry by a different author when I came across this translation. When I saw the narrator, I decided it was time to read/hear some Dante ... Ler crítica na íntegra
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - antao - LibraryThing
What I love about Dante is how he doesn't invoke the Muses, unlike Homer, or Virgil, and that he goes straight to the heart of the matter, and straight in to the poem, i.e. "In the midway of this our ... Ler crítica na íntegra