facilis descensus Averno
Examples from the Web for descensus
Aeneas passes by the descensus Averni per tacitum nemus to the lugentes campi.
Descend the river, keeping constantly to the left; consult the papyrus; and stop at the Descensus Aesopi.Prince Zaleski|M.P. Shiel
The descensus was easy, but Mrs. Abbott's warm welcome and hot dinner suggested an avernus only by blissful contrast.E.P. Roe: Reminiscences of his Life|Mary A. Roe
A copy of that prelate's works is in the Bodleian Library, and contains the Descensus.
But he could not foretell that the descensus Averni would be so alarmingly rapid.Essays Towards a Theory of Knowledge|Alexander Philip