famous poetry
| Famous Poetry | Roleplay | Free Video Tutorials | Online Poetry Club | Free Education | Best of Youtube | Ear Training

Prayer to Our Lady of Paphos Analysis



Author: Poetry of Sappho Type: Poetry Views: 512

Get $10 free bitcoin on coinbase
Inflation will destroy your savings account by 6%, meanwhile bitcoin will double in value!





Dapple-throned Aphrodite,

eternal daughter of God,

snare-knitter! Don't, I beg you,



cow my heart with grief! Come,

as once when you heard my far-

off cry and, listening, stepped



from your father's house to your

gold car, to yoke the pair whose

beautiful thick-feathered wings



oaring down mid-air from heaven

carried you to light swiftly

on dark earth; then, blissful one,



smiling your immortal smile

you asked, What ailed me now that

me call you again? What



was it that my distracted

heart most wanted? ``Whom has

Persuasion to bring round now



``to your love? Who, Sappho, is

unfair to you? For, let her

run, she will soon run after;



``if she won't accept gifts, she

will one day give them; and if

she won't love you --- she soon will



``love, although unwillingly...''

If ever --- come now! Relieve

this intolerable pain!



What my heart most hopes will

happen, make happen; you your-

self join forces on my side!



Sappho

tr. Barnard





Sponsor


We are an amazon affiliate and will get commission.

Learn to Play Songs by Ear: Ear Training

122 Free Video Tutorials

[Video Tutorial] How to build google chrome extensions

Please add me on youtube. I make free educational video tutorials on youtube such as Basic HTML and CSS.

Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. Online College Education is now free!



||| Analysis | Critique | Overview Below |||

There have been no submitted criqiques, be the first to add one below.


Post your Analysis




Message

Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. College Education is now free!







Most common keywords

Prayer to Our Lady of Paphos Analysis Sappho critical analysis of poem, review school overview. Analysis of the poem. literary terms. Definition terms. Why did he use? short summary describing. Prayer to Our Lady of Paphos Analysis Sappho Characters archetypes. Sparknotes bookrags the meaning summary overview critique of explanation pinkmonkey. Quick fast explanatory summary. pinkmonkey free cliffnotes cliffnotes ebook pdf doc file essay summary literary terms analysis professional definition summary synopsis sinopsis interpretation critique Prayer to Our Lady of Paphos Analysis Sappho itunes audio book mp4 mp3 mit ocw Online Education homework forum help



Poetry 100
Poetry 86
Poetry 125
Poetry 22
Poetry 32
Poetry 197
Poetry 96
Poetry 129
Poetry 61
Poetry 159
Poetry 189
Poetry 69
Poetry 99
Poetry 131
Poetry 38
Poetry 168
Poetry 166
Poetry 162
Poetry 51
Poetry 197