Love/Lust

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"luxurious" "wanton" "wild"
these double meaning foreshadow an innate sexual drive
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"associate soul/ to me above compare above all living creatures dear"
Adam to Eve-associate soul is quite impersonal and cold-no evidence of roaring passion
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"nothing lovelier can be found/in woman than to study household good"
Love for women diminished to misogyny-Eve has not taken the plunge for power
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"with ardent look his eye pursued/Delighted but desiring more her to stay"
he is not demanding like he is later-he simply looks at her and is not vocal of his inner emotions
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"Satan is "stupidly good"
He plays the facade of love but is really concerned w lust
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""an eager appetite solicited her longing eye" "greedily she engorged without restraint"
she has been deprived of lust and is hungry for it- the conversion of innocent love to a hungry need
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"so dear that I love him, that with him all deaths I could endure"
She will taint Adam with her sin so that they can both die together in lust and appetite
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"perfections so inflame [his] sense with ardour to enjoy [her]"
Adam- conversion from love to lust
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they cover "the parts of each from other that seem most to shame"
The lust has made them ashamed and unable to see eachther naked-they feel as though to cover up
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"unkindness do thy office, poor heart break"
Isabella- she has a real love for B
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"come sister, darkness hides yur blush; women are like cursed dogs...they are let loose at midnight"
Links to Eve's blushed cheeks after she has indulged in lust
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"I am eternally lost"
B is lost in lust
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"Nay lower; you shall wear my jewel lower"
Cornelia calls this a "violent lust"
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sicl o'the palsy, a limb corrupted to an ulcer"
Vittoria- Their love is a sickness
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"Had I infinite worlds they were too little for thee" and "Behold Brachiano, I that while you lived did make a flaming altar of my heart"
They achieve a love that seems to steer away from lust, but it still seems fallen- B is concerned with material offerings whilst V has a flaming alter- she is bruning away in passion and sinfulness, even though she is in love- is this the most human?
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Adam to Eve-associate soul is quite impersonal and cold-no evidence of roaring passion

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"associate soul/ to me above compare above all living creatures dear"

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Love for women diminished to misogyny-Eve has not taken the plunge for power

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he is not demanding like he is later-he simply looks at her and is not vocal of his inner emotions

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He plays the facade of love but is really concerned w lust

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