Tagged: Literature

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On Gluttony

Dante, in his poem The Divine Comedy writes of a hell where the three-headed hound Cerberus guards the gluttons as they are condemned to “lie in the mire”. In Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra, Cleopatra...

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The Bare Necessities

(photo credit to Netflix) eath and taxes – nothing in this world is as certain, said Benjamin Franklin. Alternatively, could we say that nothing is as certain as death and daily food? After all,...