2 edition of Eloïsa to Abelard. found in the catalog.
|Statement||University of Miami Press|
|Publishers||University of Miami Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 76 p. :|
|Number of Pages||75|
|2||University of Miami critical studies, no. 5|
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which is why she'd just rather forget than go through the pain of being in love. At least Heloise has the memories to remind her that she is still alive. - Friends: Eloisa and Abelard were real people, star-crossed lovers whose punishment for love was the nunnery and the monastery.
Thank you 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' for letting me come across it: 'How happy is the blameless vestal's lot!
It will be then no crime to gaze on me. The title comes from these lines. Then share thy pain, allow that sad relief; Ah, more than share it!
Fair eyes, and tempting looks which yet I view! Should at my feet the world's great master fall, Himself, his throne, his world, I'd scorn 'em all: Not Caesar's empress would I deign to prove; No, make me mistress to the man I love; If there be yet another name more free, More fond than mistress, make me that to thee!
So I read it again, this time aloud, and this time I truly sang it. Too soon they taught me 'twas no sin to love.
Eloisa to Abelard: Written by Mr.