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Cyprian, In My Dream
(c. 600 BCE / Greece)

Cyprian, In My Dream

Poem By Sappho

Cyprian, in my dream
the folds of a purple
kerchief shadowed
your cheeks --- the one

Timas one time sent,
a timid gift, all
the way from Phocaea

tr. Barnard

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Comments (1)

....a beautiful verse, with lovely imagery ★