Daily Archives: November 14, 2017

David Bruce: Fights Anecdotes — davidbruceblog #3: retellings and anecdotes

https://pixabay.com/en/water-fight-children-water-play-442257/ Wimbledon tennis champion Althea Gibson was not afraid of a fight. When she was a girl, she discovered her uncle lying drunk outside his apartment building. Standing around him was a group of boys, one of whom was going … Continue reading

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Dante’s Inferno, Canto 12: Half-animal, Half-human Guards

Engraver: Auguste Doré *** Sin is bestial When it comes to violence Red in tooth and claw *** NOTE: Circle 7 punishes the violent, and that kind of sin is bestial in nature. We think of humans as being better … Continue reading

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