Melanippides Μελανιππίδης

Melanippides
Μελανιππίδης
(c500bc)

Translated by G. Theodoridis

© 2005

All Rights Reserved

(Ed 4)
Wine after water

So,
All those who had never before tasted wine
fell into hating water

So,
Pretty quickly one lot of them was begging to
Die
whereas the other was stricken by a mania
to shout out words of prophecy.

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