Just when everyone is being persuaded to surrender their old videotapes and convert to the heavenliness
that is DVD, the marketing department of your average consumer electronics conglomerate ups and produces yet another new system you simply can't live without.
With the passing of time, I noticed more and more things in Cortona, as a journal entry following my last visit in 1989 testifies: the Saturday fair; the cemetery right next to the wall circumscribing the town; the union of two different pieties, the wonderful heavenliness
of Fra Angelico and the grim earthliness of Luca da Cortona.
In this ironic description of the heavenliness
of Macbeth's castle, Shakespeare uses more alliterative consonance (bird, bed, breed) to link Banquo's observations on the sweet birds breeding in their beds.