Nov 202010
 

3
Let him go ahead.
Ares is a democrat.
There are no privileged people
On a battlefield.

32
Whoever is alive
Is pleased by song.

35
And the heart
Is pleased
By one thing
After another.

40
Friends hurt the most.

96
To engage with an insatiable girl,
Ramming belly against belly,
Thigh riding against thigh.

Translated by Guy Davenport

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