LIGHTCHEERFUL BRIGGS


HELEN OF MY LIFE


As beautiful as Helen of Sparta
So you are beautiful to me,
You who make my heart glow with love;
Now I say, you are the Helen of my life.
You are the Helen of Sparta stolen to Troy
For virtue and constancy of your beauty.
You are as beautiful as goddess Aphrodite,
Goddess Athena and goddess Hera.
O' Helen of Sparta, who became Helen of Troy?
And now Helen of my life you are.
I shall hide you away from the eyes of the world,
For your beauty is too fair to cast a glance upon.
O' Helen, your matchless beauty is divine;
Truly you're the most beautiful of all prizes.

Submitted: Saturday, October 06, 2012

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