Wednesday, September 2, 2009
September 2: Too Great a Price for Love (Vol. 18, pp. 88-100)
More of the Antony and Cleopatra saga, this time from Dryden's "All For Love." It was on this day in 31 B.C. that the Battle of Actium was fought. Instead fighting, Antony fled to be with his great love. To him, she was worth forfeiting an empire for.