“Sweet mother, I cannot weave – slender Aphrodite has overcome me with longing for a girl.”

“Sweet mother, I cannot weave –
slender Aphrodite has overcome me
with longing for a girl.”

Sappho,

from

Sappho: A New Translation of the Complete Works

tr. Diane Rayor

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this is the original ’ i cant get up im gay’

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