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Last line in Antony and Cleopatra: “see High order in this great solemnity” First line of Paradise Lost – “Of man’s first disobedience, and the fruit/Of that forbidden tree” Marlowe’s century – 16 th 7 deadly sins – lust, gluttony, greed, sloth, wrath, envy and pride Wit: Middle age idea that human beings are governed by 2 master faculties, one of which is wit(the other is Erected wit – humans are divine beings, then we fell so we have effected will, corrupted and weak by fall from eden – we still see the good but we don’t have drive to achieve it – Puritans say we can’t even see good, Sidney disagreed with the Puritans Will – desire or ability to follow something through Pre-lapsian – before the fall post-lapsian Concordia discors – discordant harmony – idea that the world is in numerous conflicts between the four elements in nature (air, earth, fire and water), which paradoxically create an overall harmony Metatheater-idea of the play-within-the-play-one make-believe (dramatic) world superimposed upon another make-believe (dramatic) world. Or one dramatic world framed within another dramatic world. Comitatus – group of elite Anglo-Saxon warriors -the fellowship of the warriors – Battle of Maldon – goldgiver at head who gives the mead and they are forever loyal to him- they boast of loyalty to him
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course ENG 196-127-20 taught by Professor Allen during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.

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