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Day: December 16, 2006

Comments On Faust Part I

Comments On Faust Part I

Goethe’s Faust is a deep, deep tale, wrought in the bowels of the collective unconscious. For years, it has fascinated me. The following commentary came to me while musing on the great man’s work. This will be the beginning of several installments on Faust that I will post over the next few weeks, as I attempt to peer into the mind of Goethe. In the Prologue in Heaven, Goethe has the angel, Raphael, saying: The sun is chanting his ancient…

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