She ceased to be a woman, complex, kind and petulant, considerate and thoughtless; she was a Maenad
I have heard also How such strange magic lurks within these shells That at their bidding casements open wide And Innocence puts vine-leaves in her hair, And wantons like a maenad
384-404) And when Demeter saw them, she rushed forth as does a Maenad
down some thick-wooded mountain, while Persephone on the other side, when she saw her mother's sweet eyes, left the chariot and horses, and leaped down to run to her, and falling upon her neck, embraced her.
Almost all the Maenads
were unreasonable, and many of them insupportable; it struck me in short that he was kinder, more considerate than, in his place (if I could imagine myself in such a place
In 2016 Charles Ede sold 'a particularly fine blackfigure kantharos' to a client in New York and, more recently, to Yale University, a red-figure kylix with Bacchic scenes on the outside and a tondo of a maenad
attacking a satyr (Fig.
Or Jonas shrieking like a maenad
in Lines in the Sand, 2002/2005, and howling like a dog in Organic Honey's Visual Telepathy, 1972, and Waltz, 2003.
So,(in a 'light frenzy') he is persuaded to dress as a maenad
in women's clothes, then he could secretly watch what they were up, which he thought was sex, on Mt.
For those looking to get freaky, try a Maenad
a Trois--a luscious three-way of ginger, peach and prosecco.
129) When Amphion taunts Parthenopaeus in Book 9, Parthenopaeus' response to Amphion's battle vaunts reveals his own suspicions of his masculinity, as he tells that he never engaged in womanly activities or acted like a Maenad
soaked in sweat, panting like a Maenad
after the dance," welcomes his most feral and frenzied assaults (112).
Dressed in a fawn-skin and crowned with pine leaves, she looks much more like a Maenad
than a nymph.
Albert's analysis is remarkably painstaking at times: he offers, for instance, a detailed account of the genealogy of the name Undershaft and its connections to Dionysus via the fifteenth-century English maypole celebration during which poles were erected outside church entrances in London, and even provides a reading of the particular instruments in Shaw's Salvation Army band and their relationship to the instrumentation of Euripides' maenad