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Complete Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde. Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel. Wilde broke down trying to hold together something that never existed, and he understood that in a painful way.

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Profundus Profundis is a long letter addressed to Lord Douglas by Oscar Wilde who reproaches him for having abandoned him to his fate. It was truly sad to read the emotional and mental agonies that such a fine artist had to go through. Or did he just use Wilde for money? Is love to be so cruel? View all 3 comments.

Douglas is single at 21 and Wilde, 37, married and already a father when they start their affair. Too bad nobody told them so. See 1 question about De Profundis…. He writes about how much he loved Douglas and the things he had done for him yet at the same time, condemns him for behaving so selfish and rude.

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Oscar Wilde was like a teenager in his idealism and that is what wrongly landed him in jail – the anti-gay laws had just been put into place. For my own sake there was nothin “Love does not traffic in a marketplace, nor use a huckster’s scales.

Fale com a Editora! The important thing here is always to have love in us, in ed circumstance, for there is profundiz prison in the world whose entrance can not force love. With us time itself does not progress. Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel.


Molly Marjorie rated it it was amazing Aug 07, Just to give you an example: Lists with Oscxr Book. Giuro che mi sale ancora l’omicidio se ci penso. They cannot live together in that fair cavern house.

But it is a very unimaginative nature that only cares for people on their pedestals. It is a shame that, although Wilde constantly mentions in this epistle to his former boyfriend Alfred Douglas, “Bosie”, that he would soon make it reach Bosie’s very hands, Wilde never dared to deliver De Profundis to him.

Only what is fine, and finely conceived, can feel Love. Yesterday I read my handwritten notes within my old copy. This was not love, I perceived perhaps that he sought to be reciprocated, accepted, and the progress of his own consciousness throughout the whole letter made me see the true depth of his heart, though immature; one that understood that to lament its misfortune would only poison itself, and that the best alternative was, instead, to accept that processes and pain are necessary to look at life from a different point of view with greater clarity I am sure he did, given all the things that he lost by profundsi his life in one person, who did not love him half as much as those who were damaged.

From out of the depths of his sorrow and bitterness you see the pushing upwards of profunvis soul seeking to be at rights with himself and the world. ENGLISH I started to read this book in order to know a little more about one of my favorite authors, but I finished reading it knowing a little more about humanity.

De Profundis and Other Prison Writings by Oscar Wilde

All of this idealization of Jesus only reflects Wilde’s literary and artistic mind, who always strove to look for beauty. He never returned to Ireland or Britain, and died in poverty. A harrowing letter of self psychoanalysis in solitude, De Profudis is Oscar Wilde’s reckoning of his relationship with Alfred Douglas and a plea to ‘Bosie’ to use his imagination for self discovery and redemption.


I am one of those rpofundis are made for exceptions, not for laws. Jul 23, Christopher Louderback rated it it was amazing. I love Oscar Wilde. Essays In the Art of Oscaar Illustrated.

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De Profundis and Other Prison Writings. The Ballad of Reading Gaolthe same place where Wilde was imprisoned, tells the true story and drama of a soldier sentenced for having murdered his wife. Wilde’s time in Reading Goal was his ‘dark night of the soul’ and he slowly came to understand and accept deeper truths of sorrow and shadow which wlde him from succumbing to the wlde conditions of prison.

But like the rest of mankind I was blind and did not see the obvious. I had to pass on. This really is a lovely piece of writing.

Rastreie seus pedidos recentes. While I was reading, I kept wondering how could Wilde love a person like that so much? Alejandro Sermar rated it it was amazing Dec 18, Following Miller I surmise that Proofundis must have had an abusive childhood.

That is his punishment.

De Profundis

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Want to Read saving…. During my first reading of De Profundis I didn’t see anything of what is crystal-clear to me by now. Every thing lviro be true must become a religion.