Re: Maria SLAMS Serena over comments about Grigor.
I agree that Serena shouldn't be running around with a married man. The fact that he has kids is irrelevant. But since Serena didn't call any names, this is another case of the hit hog hollering.
For Dante, it follows then, that the only way to get into Hell is to insist upon it. One must deliberately exclude himself from grace by hardening his heart against it. Hell is what the damned have actively and insistently wished for.
The man that hath no music in himself, nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils. The motions of his spirit are dull as night and his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted. Shakespeare