Sappho

(c. 600 BCE / Greece)

You May Forget But

Poem by Sappho

You may forget but
let me tell you
this: someone in
some future time
will think of us


Comments about You May Forget But by Sappho

  • Mahtab BangaleeMahtab Bangalee (2/26/2020 10:50:00 PM)

    wow greatly written//
    - -
    may forget
    but forgetting never comes(Report)Reply

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  • Random person (5/10/2018 4:05:00 PM)

    I wish I could have met her and that all her poetry was still available to read.(Report)Reply

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  • Aya Sunga Askert (11/19/2017 7:46:00 AM)

    I would like to meet you, Sappho! This poem of yours is so romantic. A 10(Report)Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (3/8/2016 5:11:00 AM)

    Very true....I agree.10(Report)Reply

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  • Maartje Funk (4/19/2009 4:49:00 PM)

    She is right, many people know her and think of her, but I doubt that she knew back then how many people that would be.(Report)Reply

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  • Steve Armstrong (11/9/2005 2:46:00 PM)

    Only recently discovered Sappho, quite by accident, but OMG! Amazing stuff, i write amatuer poems along similar lines, and reading Sappho's works is such an inspiration, her ability to put into such detail... Wow!

    If i could meet one person throughout history, i think it may have to be Sappho!(Report)Reply

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  • Uriah Hamilton (8/29/2005 1:07:00 PM)

    Lovely Sappho, I do think of you! ! !(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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