Notes on the Missing Daughter

Metaphor and metaphysics in spring

Hades abducting Persephone (Macedonian fresco, 340 BC)
A girl [likely Persephone] with Eros kneeling on a half-pomegranate (Greek, ca. 400–323 BC)
  1. Dillard, Annie. “Pilgrim at tinker creek.” New York (1974): 137.
  2. See Gál, Ota. Plotinus on Beauty, (Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 21 Mar. 2022): 109. Also attributed to John Scotus Eriugena.
  3. Borrowing the language of de Wulf, Muarice. Mediaeval Philosophy. Illustrated from the System of Thomas Aquinas.. Harvard University Press, 1922: 137.



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