[Milton-L] "Fortune" in Renaissance literature
dario.rivarossa at gmail.com
Sun Jul 28 10:06:55 EDT 2013
By chance (or not??), in reading C. S. Lewis' Chronicles of Narnia, I
came across this quotation that provides an interesting standpoint on
our current issue, made by an author who surely had reflected on the
Medieval and Renaissance worldviews a lot:
"Daughter," said the Hermit, "I have now lived a hundred and none
winters in this world and have never yet met any such thing as Luck.
There is something about all this that I do not understand: but if
ever we need to know it, you may be sure that we shall."
___"The Horse and His Boy," ch. "The Hermit of the Southern March"
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