Sappho

(c. 600 BCE / Greece)

Claïs - Poem by Sappho

I have a daughter,
Claïs fair,
Poised like a golden flower in the air,
Lydian treasures her limbs outshine
(Claïs, beloved one,
Claïs mine!)


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  • (5/5/2017 2:55:00 AM)


    Simply superb way of disclosing tender sentiments. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 31, 2010



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