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Before I start, it’s important to mention that this title has nothing to do with the actual post. It just sounded provocative and cool so I guess deal with it maybe? Anyway, there was a brief discussion from yesterday’s padlet about how Adam linked with Eve before he bit into the same Forbidden Fruit that… Read more If God is an Elementary School Teacher, Then Satan is a High School Guidance Counselor
…I would Love you ten years before the flood, And you should, if you please, refuse Till the conversion of the Jews. “To His Coy Mistress” by Andrew Marvell, lines 7-10 What the shit, Andrew? Unless this is some historical reference that just went over my head, I have no idea what this is really… Read more Till the Conversion of the What Now?
In their Padlet for Books 2-3, Emily, Liliane, and Xen came up with a description for the character of Sin that goes into something that I don’t think other groups talked about, at least as much as they did; they talked about the feminine traits that Sin inhabits and how that is a reflection of… Read more The Desires of Sin
A Dungeon horrible, on all sides roundAs one great Furnace flam’d, yet from those flamesNo light, but rather darkness visible Book 1, 61-63 This quote from Book 1 of Paradise Lost does something interesting to describe the realm of “Hell”. I like how it portrays the “fire and brimstone” as something that isn’t bright light, but as… Read more Satan and Saturn: A Match Made in Hell