(c. 600 BCE / Greece)

It's No Use

Poem by Sappho

It's no use
Mother dear, I
can't finish my
You may
blame Aphrodite

soft as she is

she has almost
killed me with
love for that boy

Comments about It's No Use by Sappho

  • Sylvia (10/28/2019 9:44:00 AM)

    This poem was about a woman. The last word is “girl“. Stop erasing LGBT writers and history.(Report)Reply

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  • * Sunprincess * (9/5/2015 12:12:00 AM)

    ............beautiful the theme ★(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002