Defending the 12th century since the 14th; blogging since the 21st.

Catholicism, Conservatism, the Middle Ages, Opera, and Historical and Literary Objets d'Art blogged by a suburban dad who teaches law and writes stuff.

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Who was Cacciaguida? See Dante's PARADISO, Cantos XV, XVI, & XVII.

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Thursday, May 31, 2007
I'm not saying it has anything to do with our anniversary, but Elinor recently found online -- and I'm now passing it on to you -- the classic Looney Toons feature, much beloved of us both, in which Prissy Hen sets out to marry Foghorn Leghorn, gets caught in the crossfire between that great southern rooster and a New York-bred dog, but gets her man in the end.

"'Course you know this means WAWW!" "YEAH-uss!"