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Analysis | Dante's Canto IV: Cowardice and Heavenly Ascension

In the early cantos of Inferno, it is made apparent that Dante, represents the redeemable sin of cowardice due to lack of faith in his own soul. It is the lack of such conviction that makes him akin to heathens and the unbaptized for they are all lost. Though those who possess these sins reside in the furthest circle away from damnation, it can be argued that…

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