Reading at Random in Classical Literature
παύροισι δὲ θνατῶν τὸν ἅπαντα χρόνον δαίμων ἔδωκεν
πράσσοντας ἐν καιρῷ πολιοκρόταφον
γῆρας ἱκνεῖσθαι πρὶν ἐγκύρσαι δύᾳ.
God has allowed few mortals to prosper for their whole lives and to reach grey-templed old age before they meet with woe.
Written by aleatorclassicus
September 13, 2012 at 12:00 PM
Posted in Bacchylides