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The straight Hellespont between
The Sestos and Abydos of her breasts.
The man that hath no music in himself,
Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds,
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In how few words, for instance, the Greeks would have told the story of Abelard and Heloise, making but a sentence of our classica ...
Here was a big constructive imagination; here was a mere doctor laying bare the origins of Greek drama as no classical scholar had ...
A philosophical mythology lies concealed in language, which breaks out again at every moment, no matter how cautious we may be.
There are two kinds of sex, classical and baroque. Classical sex is romantic, profound, serious, emotional, moral, mysterious, spo ...
The greatest hero of Greece was Hercules. He was a personage of quite another order from the great hero of Athens, Theseus. He was ...
You do me wrong to take me out o' th' grave:
Thou art a soul in bliss, but I am bound
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My verse forms are relatively traditional (traditions alter). In general they have moved away from strict classical patterns in th ...
In Woolstonecraft's page, BRIDGET
BEARWELL was skill'd
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