[Milton-L] Re: orthodoxy / briefly on Dante
cbcox at ilstu.edu
Sun Jan 24 16:19:44 EST 2010
Dario Rivarossa wrote:
> >Dante (...) it seems to me that even with the first lines (losing the
> path) he assumes we have lost it with him. It's not a unique path,
> it's the path all humans travel.
> Yeah, absolutely. "We" are taught THAT from the secondary school on,
> sometimes even earlier
And _your_ tone here is Miltonic ratehr than Dantean! You force your
reader to decide whether your claim is literal or sarcastic, whether in
eithr case it is correct, and so forth.
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