theparisreview: “Number of similes: 2 (starting on lines 13, and 22). These similes are both nautical, one involving sails, and the other waves. Each simile is three lines long. By now, Dante has it down to a science.” Our recap of Canto VII of Dante’s Inferno. 

theparisreview:

“Number of similes: 2 (starting on lines 13, and 22). These similes are both nautical, one involving sails, and the other waves. Each simile is three lines long. By now, Dante has it down to a science.”

Our recap of Canto VII of Dante’s Inferno