Blessed Damozel, The

Blessed Damozel, The

Rossetti poem depicting the longing of a beatified maiden for her mortal lover. [Br. Poetry: The Blessed Damozel in Benét, 113]
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While the Blessed Damozel, the Virgin Mary, and some of the women in House belong in the first category, Jenny, Sister Helen, Lilith, and the woman from the Orchard Pit are the fallen women or femmes fatales of the second category.