Dante’s Inferno, Canto 11: WORST SINS POSSIBLE

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Malice aforethought

Punished in deepest circles

Worst sins possible

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Note: Incontinence is evil due to lack of self-control. Violence can be and fraud is deliberately committed evil. Committing violence due to lack of self-control of anger is incontinence; deliberately committing violence is a much worse sin. Anger is punished in Circle 5; violence is punished in Circle 7.

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