Chaucer's Canterbury Tales Selected An Interlinear by Vincent F. Hopper

By Vincent F. Hopper

Interlinear translation of chosen Cantrbury stories through Chaucer.
Note that this can be a 1959 printing of the 1948 variation.

Hopper later increased the interpretation and an "expanded and revised" variation was once released within the 70s. i'm going to upload the more moderen version in a couple of months...stay tuned.

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82 The cross is an invincible sign and a sign of invincibility. It signifies the very power of the melancholic sign to turn suffering into militancy, isolation into inclusiveness, dreadful twist of fate into the acme of vigilance and preparedness (felix culpa) that is salvation history. The cross is a sign that “the world and the devil [are] . . Introduction completely conquered,” a “means of demonstrating the Christian realization that . . ”83 According to Rabanus Maurus, All things come together in this cross because on it suffered Christ, the creator of all things.

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81 Our vulnerability to transformation is, for Freud, the common ground of religious feeling and of love, and it is fundamental to sacrifice as it is to jouissance. Excess enjoyment shatters the subject; at the same time, the sense of risk that characterizes our approaches to 31 32 Introduction jouissance honors the irreplaceability of the living being. Sacrifice and charity seem to diminish the risks of approaching jouissance by emphasizing the equivalence among subjects-objects of desire. This is why they are difficult to distinguish from the asceses that break apart one assemblage of “forces” so that another can take its place (by emphasizing equivalence, sacrifice also remakes identity), and this is why they are so seductive.

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