“Ella sen va notando lenta lenta:
rota e discende, ma non me n’accorgo
se non ch’al viso e di sotto mi venta.”

“Slowly, slowly, swimming, he moves on;
he wheels and he descends, but I feel only
the wind upon my face and the wind rising.”

Botticelli, Sandro. The Violent and Geryon. 1495.

Dante Alighieri. La Divina Commedia. BUR Rizzoli, 2016.
Dante Alighieri. The Divine Comedy. Translator Allen Mandelbaum.
Botticelli, Sandro. The Violent and Geryon. 1495.

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