Sappho

(c. 600 BCE / Greece)

Awed By Her Splendor

Poem by Sappho

Awed by her splendor
stars near the lovely
moon cover their own
bright faces
when she
is roundest and lights
earth with her silver


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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