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The Poem of the Cid

Paul Blackburn • 1966

The actual plot seems much less, uh, engaging than the big Greek triumvirate, but I found myself enchanted by the Cid's epithets: "he who was born at the right time", "he who girded his sword at the right time."

6/18/2020
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God, what a good vassal
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