O Coenobite, O coenobite,2009 Update: A contemplative who leaves town and home in search of community.
You differ from the anchorite,
With vollied prayers you wound Old Nick;
With dropping shots he makes him sick.
Monday, November 09, 2009
COENOBITE, n. A man who piously shuts himself up to meditate upon the sin of wickedness; and to keep it fresh in his mind joins a brotherhood of awful examples.