Genovese

19 12, 2012

Introduction (Genoese)

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The souls of traitors of the guests are immersed in ice in the Tolomea (Cocytus). They are the only damned whose souls are thrown into the deepest part of the Hell immediately after committing their betrayal, while their body still survives for a certain time, being "occupied" by a devil. Among these souls Dante encounters Alberigo Manfredi, one of the Bolognese “jovial friars”, who was guilty of that sin having murdered two guests specially invited by him in his villa for dinner. Friar Alberigo himself [...]