Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Gustave Doré, 1857
At point of the disparted ridge lay stretch'd
The infamy of Crete, detested brood
Of the feign'd heifer: and at sight of us
It gnaw'd itself, as one with rage distract.
Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy - Inferno, Canto 12, lines 11-14