The lore is that King Solomon was the wisest who ever lived. In Paradiso, Dante questions the lore. What about Adam before the Fall, or Jesus Christ? Surely Solomon couldn't have been the wisest. To help him figure things out, Dante is graced with a one-on-one tutorial with none other than St. Thomas Aquinas. Here is a video I recorded, as part of the 100 Days of Dante project, on Dante's conversation with Aquinas about Solomon. Enjoy, and watch the other videos, too! I especially recommend Fred Sanders' video on Paradiso 33.