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Quotation by Propertius Sextus
Although sleep pressed upon my closing eyelids, and the moon, on her horses, blushed in the middle of the sky, nevertheless I could not leave off watching your play; there was too much fire in your two voices.
Propertius Sextus (c. 50–16 B.C.), Roman elegist. Oxford Classical Text, I.10. 7-10.
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