Unformatted text preview: of night, and afterwards blotted the daylight,” “Who brought the light in its weight and measure, and darkened the moon at its cycle’s center.” 4. Why does the poet fear his day of judgment? ∼ HaNagid felt that he has done a lot of wrong, and that the wrong he has done would hinder him from making it to heaven with God. 5. What is the poet’s ultimate consolation? ∼ HaNagid wanted God to have mercy when his judgment day came. 6. Compare and contrast ““Two Eclipses” with Psalm 8. ∼ In both to the “Two Eclipses” and Psalm 8 they are monotheist, and believe in the same God. They both were inspired by God’s creative power. The “Two Eclipses” showed the good and bad of God’s creative power, where Psalm 8 only did the good....
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course ENG 205 taught by Professor Johnson during the Fall '10 term at Jackson State.
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