Dante
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Revelations of Dante in Verse (cont'd)


the pergatorio /by dante /the divine comedy//
continued....//canto 21/  "....from Pergatory to heaven therefore
,it is not entering from outside."// shroud imagry is from no
extrenal source//   ".....without it ,I could not have weighed
one half a penny's worth."///    /////the 22nd canto ///the
gluttons----   "....often indeed ,appearances give rise to
groundless doubts in us and false conclusions ,the true cause
....being hidden from our eyes."//   "...when virtue lights
in us a fire of love      ....(....)....that sees it's burning.
"//   ::...and from the center of the towering  tree ,a voice
cried ....""YOU SHALL  NOT EAT OF THE FRUIT!..."// 23RD  CANTO
/ "....PERHAPS THE KNOT OF DEBT,....THEY OWE ETERNITY."//
 "...THAT SPARK RELIT MY MEMORY ,AND IN AWE ,I UNDERSTOOD.......
(THAT)   BENEATH  THOSE ALTERED  FEATURES ,IT WAS FORESE'S VERY
SELF IIIIIIII SAW."      ?.......CALL BACK TO MIND  FROM HERE
,MY PAST LIFE ,IN YOUR COMPANY ,yours in mine ,memory will seem
too great a load to bear..."// horrific enhanced imagry//
// 24th canto  "....all the people  there faced straight
ahead,..and being lightened by both will and wasting
,....quickened their paces..."///    "....that city where I
came to life ....goodness is disappearing day by day ;a place
foredoomed to ruin.....by  bloody strife."  jerusalem/66ad
  "......I see him whose crime exceeds all others....(....)where
sin lasts beyond the end of  time."//    "...the sins of
gluttony..that earn such fearful  pay."//    "..Eve's act...is
therefore....the supreme gluttony"/   "....  //canto 25 //
"...the difference  made  clear here between men and
shades.....men  may appear virtuous by  hiding their inner evil
desires......and tus   practice fraud."// the machinery of the
1st photo //  "... "...shades cannot hide their inner  workings
....as they are .....WITHIN THEMSELVES ....SO MUST THEY
APPEAR."//   ".....WHAT SEEMED HARD TO UNDERSTAND IS BOUND TO
GROW MUCH CLEARER THAN IT WAS."//  THE AURA /  "...AS OUR DESIRE
OR OTHER FEELINGS MOVE US SO ,OUR SHADES CHANGE THEIR
APPEARANCES."//     26TH CANTO / "........the  lustful ///
    ".....ignoring principles of art and reason,,,"/"....he
vanished through the fire ....as a fish goes to the dark depths
of the sea..."//   "...hid himself within the firethat makes
those spirits ready to go higher."///   "....cast a shadow ,yet
make yourself a barrier to the sun ,as if death had not caught
you in it's net."//  enscaled coverings/pattern of /   "......
as if it were a fog bank..."/see  books---a yaquee way of
knowledge//the eagle's gift/  by carlos c// 27th canto /   "....I
lean forward over  my clasped hands...and stair into the
fire...."//shroud imagry   ".....   "...the shadows fled on
every side as I stirred from my sleep and leaped upon my
feet."///   "....sits at her mirror.....motionless all day."//
  "...thetwentieighthcanto/    "..... the purest waters known
to man would seem to have some taint of sediment within
them..."/christ and coverings as subtext /   ".....each had
three pairs of wings....and every pair was full of
eyes."//ezekiel//    coin imagry //"...the way of the wood
hums(.....)....explain from what cause."///this I have
heard...yet can not explain/// where?....blair college--toronto
/ont./   30th canto   "....the colors
of live flame played on her gown."/  "...(REASON)....Virgil
had departed  Virgil ,the gentile Father ,to whom I gave my
soul.....for it's  salvation."///failed reflective
thouht/writer's  block  //  "....se there....the sun that shines
upon thy  brow.."//   "...25th c/  "....soon ,like so sea thing
,half beast and half weed ,it moves and feels It then begins
to form those powers of sense of which it is the seed."///
 "..  "...wherever the soul may stop in it's new hour ,the air
about it takes on that soul's image ..."//    "...the formitive
power......rays out...."//   "...reflecting  an outer ray..."//
   xxx/   "...when I saw myself reflected there (IN THE
STREAM)...I fixe my eyes upon the grass ....for shame."//see
info on daniel and maddened king....that fled and  ate grass//the
flax of the turin shroud //    "...from the  land of shadowless
noon ,flows through itself like ..."///  ".....he turned his
steps aside from the true way ,pursuing the false images of
good ....THAT PROMISE WHAT(THAT)  THEY NEVER WHOLLY PAY."//
".......WHEN SOULS UPBRAID THEMSELVES FOR THEIR OWN GUILT IN
TRUE REMORSE ,THE GRINDSTONE IS TURNED BACK AGAINST THE
BLADE."//TOMB'S DOOR/ DAZZED TOMB GUARDS//   "......CANTO 31
CONTINUED  =========================   "......EVEN VEILED AND
ACROSS THE RIVER FROM ME ,HER FACE OUTSHONE IT'S 1ST SELF
...."//  "....1000 BURNING PASSIONS ,EVERY ONE HOTTER THAN ANY
FLAME ,HELD MY EYES FIXED TO THE  LUCENT EYES SHE HELD
fixed...."//    :...to see the thing  unaltered in itself ,yet-
--in it's image ....working change on change."//  "...your
faithful one.....who comes so far to look upon your
face..."//pigrimages// shroud showings // the  kabba// the black-
glass thereof//   "...grown pale....in the shadow of it's
height..."//   "....splendor of the eternal living
light."//   ".....and let his eyes behold the  second beauty
which your veils conceal."//    C A N T O     XXXII
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"...witnesses  an allegorical masque of the corruption of the
church through wealth."// "...1st,...an eagle attacks and covers
the chariot.."//roman armour  //   "...a dragon (satan) rips
at the..."//    "...the chariot the covers itself with the
feathers.....riches..........and is converted into......a
monstrous beast ...."//coverings of a mocking military ///
"....that drew  me there into the old nets.....I forgot all
else  my eyes wore blinders and I forgot all
else..."//literally....many warhorse masks...restricted
vision...ones evidenced in chest  area  are vee  shaped /
"...he was looking....directly at the sun..."///   "....and
marched back now with the sun and the seven torches in it's
face..."//each eye area//   :....turn under their shields and
their standards face about...."//    "....could I portray the
eyes of Argus here lulled one by one by drowsy
tales...:"///coinage scales //   "....who can image drowsiness?
,not  I."///dark bronze....and horrific imagry///   "...both
Moses and Elijah  vanished from them; and saw the master's robe
changed back to cloth."//  ".....the chariot of the biformed
beast.(duality of burial //   "....candles that no wind ever
shall blow out."//see...closeups/ krilian photog //   "..that
you may be a light to  the dark world....."//   "..as did the
bird of jove that I saw break down through the tree ..(....)
with it's fierce  claws...? military as it is/then an now//torn
up back of Issa // coin imagry ///idea...  did  dante have some
close encounters of his own?//   "....I saw the bird descend
once more .....(....)....and shed it's plumes  to feather it
in gold..".... ".....and a dragon rise to the car and sink it's
tail into it."//tomb coverings...stink like back wounds ////
"....the griffin replies  that  only in  holy poverty can  the
seed of goodness be preserved."//selfimage-literally so ////
 "....the three were horned like oxen ,but the four were each
armed with a single evil horn."//horned  warhorse mask/or perhaps
the spearhead of his lung wound//   "....savage lover ...in
beatial rage ,whipped her from head head to
foot...unmercifully."/tied to a post...a pilary //   "...
"....the eagle of imperial rome returns(TO THE TOMB).....and
covers the car(THE CHURCH)  with it's ....riches...(ARMOUR OF
MONEYS)]]]"///   "...grief is  clearly for the eils that
decended upon the church  (BODY)    when it grew  rich." //idea
of satan as a part  of God...cut off and discarded// idea of
ego  and self// idol worship of all times/shroud in
particular.....in and of itself is little more than a
casting...as is a snake's skin....a cocoon  //3d armour even
more  so....but also....,perhaps...a  highway  marker...along
the way ...of multiple incarnations ///"...having broken the
....foundation of the church.....once it had been weakened by
wealth....Satan would certainly not  run away ,but rather  remain
to see what other mischief he could do...? doctrines of  saul/
st. paul  // quite mis-guided //  "...the master's robe ,changed
back to  cloth......."(....before the transfiguration) //
"....when she turned her hungry eyes on me..."//a bedroom in
egypt //  ?....the 33rd canto /////////////////////    "....the
earthly paradice ...//   "...dante rises.........perfect , pure
and perfect  for the stars...."////"...forgotten all  sin and
error..."///rebirth //    "....
 


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