Re: [John_Lit] The Nature of History, Allusions and Illusions
- Bill Bullin wrote:
> Bill Bullin to Jeffrey:False dichotomy. Even if the cry is not historical, the alternatives regarding
> Dear Jeffrey: (1) "My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?" :
> History, Allusion or Illusion?
what Mark wanted his readers to think about the nature of this "cry" is not are
not only real "allusion" or only an apparent one. In this instance it meant to
be seen as something else --a quotation.
>I'd like -- against any hope that it will be paid this way -- it in truly
> P.S. Do you want it in silver or flesh then?
Jeffrey B. Gibson, D.Phil. (Oxon.)
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Chicago, IL 60626