by Sappho (flourished c610-c580 BCE)

Παρθενία, παρθενία
Language: Aeolic Greek 
Παρθενία, παρθενία,
ποῖ με λίποισ' ἀποίχῃ;

Οὐκέτι ἥξω πρὸς σε, 
οὐκέτι ἥξω.

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Note: Herder's translation beginning "Ach die gliederlösende böse Liebe quält mich" appears to incorporate this fragment.


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