Musaeus, Hero and Leander 53-4

“They are not in so much of a hurry to sacrifice to the gods as they are to take a look at the beautiful maidens gathered there.”

οὐ τόσον ἀθανάτοισιν ἄγειν σπεύδουσι θυηλάς,
ὅσσον ἀγειρομένων διὰ κάλλεα παρθενικάων.

3 thoughts on “Musaeus, Hero and Leander 53-4

  1. Heraclitus would disagree! δὶς ἐς τὸν αὐτὸν ποταμὸν οὐκ ἂν ἐμβαίης

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