In fact, seasonal exfoliation, suffering, sacrifice and final resurrection have been understood for three or four millennia as states or activities of the human soul. Such is, in all likelihood, the origin of the living myth of the Anima, the Child and the Hero. ... Similarly, in Shakespeare, Pericles loses Thaisa and Leontes (in The Wintera#39;s Tale) Hermione ; in Cymbeline and The Tempest the Kingsa#39; wives are deadanbsp;...
|Title||:||Critical Essays on English Literature|
|Author||:||Maharajapuram Subrahmanya Duraiswami|