by Sappho (flourished c610-c580 BCE)
Translation by Mary Barnard (1909 - 2001)

Yes, it is pretty 
Language: English  after the Aeolic Greek 
Yes, it is pretty 
But come, dear, need
you pride yourself 
that much on a ring?


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Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2012-02-19
Line count: 4
Word count: 16