Sophocles


Sophocles Poems

1. Old Age and Youth 9/24/2012
2. Power Of Love (From 9/22/2010
3. Ill-fated Oedipus 9/24/2012
4. Almighty Love 9/24/2012
5. Antigone in Her Tomb 9/24/2012
6. Ares the Destroyer 9/24/2012
7. Chorus from Ajax 9/24/2012
8. A Sailor's Life 9/24/2012
9. Disease of Love 9/24/2012
10. Agamemnon's Vengeance 9/24/2012
11. Long Life Not To Be Desired 9/22/2010
12. An Awful Purity 9/24/2012
13. Parting Words 9/24/2012
14. Grief 9/24/2012
15. The Life of Woman 9/24/2012
16. Undying Love 9/24/2012
17. Wealth 9/24/2012
18. Prayer For Deliverance From The Pestilence (From 9/22/2010
19. God's Counsel 9/24/2012
20. Electra's Song 9/24/2012

The Chariot Race (From

They took their stand where the appointed judges
Had cast their lots and ranged the rival cars.
Rang out the brazen trump! Away they bound,
Cheer the hot steeds and shake the slackened reins;
As with a body the large space is filled
With the huge clangor of the rattling cars.
High whirl aloft the dust-clouds; blent together,
Each presses each and the lash rings; and loud
Snort the wild steeds, and from their fiery breath,

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