(11) I find more convincing than "Hercules's Choice" Stanford's suggestion that in the transformation of the Siren from ugly and stammering to mellifluent
and beautiful woman "Dante for a moment anticipates, and rejects, the attitude of the Renaissance to the pagan Graeco-Roman tradition," whose beauty the Siren sometimes represented (90 n.17).
The Bristol band operates within fairly mainline territory with its leader delivering a series of mellifluent
The priest spoke a mellifluent
lament on the darkness of death.
judicial hierarchies spread across the globe." (115) Nevertheless, many commentators maintain that all tribunals are tasked with the job of doing their utmost to separate the mellifluent
from the discordant in CISG interpretive matters.
And like Kennan's, Holmes's pen was much more trenchant, witty, mellifluent
and acerbic than the person, which made him a beguiling personality in spite of his shyness and somewhat WASPish reserve.