Simonides

(556 BC - 468 BC / Greece)

Epitaph At Thermopylae - Poem by Simonides

Four thousand of us fought three million.
When you visit Sparta, tell them:
Here, the soldiers kept their word.


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004



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