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O human race born to fly upward, wherefore at a little wind dost thou fall.
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Dante Alighieri

an Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)

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