Wesendonck sentence example

wesendonck
  • In his letters to his friend Mathilde Wesendonck, it appears that while he was composing Tristan he already had the inspiration of working out the identification of Kundry, the messenger of the Grail, with the temptress who, under the spell of Klingsor, seduces the knights of the Grail; and he had, moreover, thought out the impressively obscure suggestion that she was Herodias, condemned like the wandering Jew to live till the Saviour's second coming.
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  • Founded in 1860 by Hugo Wesendonck, Guardian was first known as Germania Life Insurance Company of New York.
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