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Xantippe's life must have been one long misery, tied to that calmly irritating man, Socrates.
Yes, poor Xantippe must have had a hard time of it.
She was, besides, a profest follower of that noble sect founded by Xantippe of old; by means of which she became more formidable in the school than her husband; for, to confess the truth, he was never master there, or anywhere else, in her presence.
Em Crossing the Mangrove (1995), da escritora guadalupense Maryse Conde, Xantippe articula as sombras do passado colonial que enquanto feridas perseguem sua vida no seculo XX de forma seguinte:
Linda Hughes's "Teaching Amy Levy's 'Xantippe'" (Pedagogy 16, no.
She was, besides, a professed follower of that noble sect founded by Xantippe of old" (72).
ELAINE WARD: Amazing young lady XANTIPPE LANCASTER: Good luck Zoe RE EERIE FOOTAGE SHOWS ABANDONED BARON HILL MANSION ON ANGLESEY DELPHINE GRIFFITH: Wouldn't it be wonderful to see it come back to its full glory.
(36) Denn als Sokrates nach dem ersten Auftritt des von einer Flotenspielerin begleiteten sizilianischen Tanzerin erklart hatte, das man an jener erkennen konne, dass die Natur der Frau der des Mannes ausser in ihrer Urteilsfahigkeit und physischen Starke nicht unterlegen sei, fragte ihn Antisthenes, warum er dann seine Frau Xantippe nicht entsprechend erzoge, sondern mit der schwierigsten aller Frauen zusammenlebte.
Tickets are on sale now at www.cowbridgemusicfestival.co.uk and from Xantippe on Cowbridge High Street.
Tickets (PS12 adults, PS10 concessions, PS1 children and students) are available from Xantippe on Cowbridge High Street or online at www.cowbridgemusicfestival.co.uk
(11) Ulysses, she claims, incorporates the "stereotypes of deceptive, protean, potentially fatal females through a matrix of figures--sirens, mermaids, serpent-women--all derived from Medusa, the atavistic foremother with serpentine hair and piercing eyes whose deadly gaze would turn a man into stone." (12) In "Scylla and Charybdis" Stephen "composes an antiheroic catalogue of emasculating women": Xantippe, Venus, Ann Hathaway, Eve, Jesebel, Helen of Troy, Shakespeare's Gertrude, and others.
Alexander that conquer'd the devil, and all, Yet Thais convinc'd him at last he must Fall; And Socrates foremost in wisdom's deep school, Was proved by Xantippe to be but a fool.