by Anacreon (c582BCE - c485BCE)

Ἡ kalón ἐsti vadízein
Language: Greek (Ελληνικά) 
Ἡ kalón ἐsti vadízein
ὅpoy leimῶnes komῶsin,
ὅpoy leptὸs ἡdytátīn
ἀnapneῖ Zéfyros aὔrīn,
klῆmá te Vákchion ἰdeῖn
chὐpὸ tὰ pétala dῦnai
ἁpalὴn paῖda katéchōn
Kýprin ὅlīn pnéoysan.

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