Act 2, prologue—scene 1 Summary: Act 2, prologue The Chorus delivers another short sonnet describing the new love between Romeo and Juliet: Act 2, scene 1 But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
The few data known about him are summarized by Jacob Grimm [n1 TM, pp. Simrock, Der ungenahte Rock oder Konig Orendelp. The whole tissue of the fable puts one in mind of the Odyssey: Yet many things take a different turn, more in German fashion, and incidents are added, such as the laying of a naked sword between the newly married couple, which the Greek story knows nothing of.
The hero's name is found even in OHG. But the Edda has another myth, which was alluded to in speaking of the stone in Thor's head. Groa is busy conning her magic spell, when Thorr, to requite her for the approaching cure, imparts the welcome news, that in coming from Jotunheim in the North he has carried her husband the bold Orvandill in a basket on his back, and he is sure to be home soon; he adds by way of token, that as Orvandil's toe had stuck out of the basket and got frozen, he broke it off and flung it at the sky, and made a star of it, which is called Orvandils-ta.
But Groa in her joy at the tidings forgot her spell, so the stone in the god's head never got loose Snorri's Skaldskap. Powell [n3 In his introduction to Elton's translation of Saxo, p. The story of Orwandel the analogue of Orion the Hunter must be gathered chiefly from the prose Edda. He was a huntsman, big enough and brave enough to cope with giants.
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He was the friend of Thor, the husband of Groa, the father of Swipdag, the enemy of the giant Coller and the monster Sela. Rydberg regards him and his kinsfolk as doublets of those three men of feats, Egil the archer, Weyland the smith, and Finn the harper, and these again doublets of the three primeval artists, the sons of Iwaldi, whose story is told in the prose Edda.
Apart from such wild notions as that the whole of Orion represented his toe [n4 R. Allen, Star Namesp. It is not his toe alone, however, which grants to Hamlet's father his cosmic background: Hail, Earendel, brightest of angels thou, sent to men upon this middle-earth!
Thou art the true refulgence of the sun, radiant above the stars, and from thyself illuminest for ever all the tides of time. Gollancz, Hamlet in Icelandp.
The experts disagree whether Earendel, here, points to Christ, or to Mary, and whether or not Venus as morning star is meant, an identification which offers itself, since ancient glosses render Earendel with "Jubar," [n7 O jubar, angelorum splendidissime.
Heinzel, Uber das Gedicht von Konig Orendelp. Gundel, De stellarum appellatione et religione Romanap. Scherer, Gestirnnamenpp. Gollancz abstains from precise identifications, but he procures the one more existing piece of evidence concerning the word Earendel: In Anglo-Saxon glosses "earendel".
And now the gleam of the true Sun, God himself, shall come [n10 Gollancz, p. Another subject of discussion has been the etymology of the name, and since the identity of Orendel might depend on its etymology, we have to look into the matter, at least superficially.
Jacob Grimm admitted freely: I am only in doubt as to the right spelling and interpretation of the word: Grimm asks and we wish we knew the answer! In trials of witches, Wendel is a name for the devil, Mones anz. The first part should be either ora, eare aurisor else ON. Now, as there occurs in a tale in Saxo Grammaticus.
I think Orentil's father deserves attention too:Geroldseck. Germany. Years ago many stories were told about Geroldseck, an old castle in Wasgau. The ancient German heroes -- Kings Ariovist, Hermann, Wittekind, Siegfried with the horny skin, and many others -- were seen at this castle at a certain time of the year.
At the other end, Coraline finds herself in the "Other World", which is inhabited by her "Other Mother" and "Other Father", idealized doubles of her parents (except for the black buttons sewn into their eyes) who pay close attention to Coraline.
Imagery of Disease in Hamlet In Hamlet Shakespeare weaves the dominant motif of disease into every scene to illustrate the corrupt state of Denmark and Hamlet's all-consuming pessimism.
Images of ulcers, pleurisy, full body pustules, apoplexy, and madness parallel the sins of drunkenness, espionage, war, adultery, and murder, to . The story of the creation of the score for The Wolfman is a long and arduous one.
Danny Elfman was attached to the project pretty much from its inception, and wrote a fully orchestral, Gothic horror score at the request of the film's director, Joe Johnston.
MEDIEVAL ESTATES SATIRE: A medieval genre common among French poets in which the speaker lists various occupations among the three estates of feudalism (nobles, peasants, and clergy) and depicts them in a manner that shows how short they fall from the ideal of that occupation.
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