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1
CANTO 31 Dante and Virgil are heading toward the
pit that houses Satan. It is very dark and Dante
thinks he sees towers.
2
Virgil tells Dante that those are not towers but
giants. The giants are standing in the 9th circle
and their navels are level with the 8th circle.
8th circle
9th circle
3
These giants are frozen up to their navels in
ice. As they continue they meet a giant named
Nimrod. Who built the Tower of Babel.
4
Dante and Virgil come across Antaeus. Virgil
flatters Antaeus and gets him to help them.
Dante and Virgil were here
And now they are here
5
Antaeus helps Dante and Virgil by picking them up
in his hands and places them in the 9th
circle. The bottom is covered in ice.
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