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

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

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Friday, January 26, 2007
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where the lustful go in Dante's Inferno, you meant to say. Certainly: Second Circle. Fifth canto. Second door on your left, can't miss it.

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