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On The Death Of Smet-Smet, The Hippopotamus- Goddess

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Song of a tribe of the ancient Egyptians



(The Priests within the Temple)
She was wrinkled and huge and hideous? She was our Mother.
She was lustful and lewd? -- but a God; we had none other.
In the day She was hidden and dumb, but at nightfall moaned in the shade;
We shuddered and gave Her Her will in the darkness; we were afraid.
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