Sunday, October 11, 2009
October 11: Aeneas Flees from an Inconsolable Love (Vol. 13, pp. 178-188)
Another selection from Virgil's "Aeneid," where our hero leaves Carthage and the lovely Queen Dido, gets caught in a storm and lands on the coast of Sicily. There, King Acestes helps Aeneas to forget his lost love.