For those who have not been infused with the symbology of the Papists, the rose is for the virgin, the virgin is for Mary, and the sonnet is for the Assumption of Mary. The contrast is because Belloc is orthodox. He does not see himself as perfect, but diseased, cankered, barely able to look up … Continue reading Sunday Sonnet
Sorry, guys, I missed last week Sunday Sonnet. But this one is about as good as it can get. The Lady, for any Catholic, is but a reflection of the theotokos. VII Mortality is but the Stuff you wear To show the better on the imperfect sight. Your home is surely with the changeless light … Continue reading Sunday Sonnet.