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Stesichorus: Thrust wars away

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Anti-war essays, poems, short stories and literary excerpts

Greek and Roman writers on war and peace

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Stesichorus
Remains
Translated by J.M. Edmonds

Come, Muse, thrust wars away, and with me in the honour of a wedding of Gods and a feast of men and eke a merrymaking of the Blest…

When a man dies, all his glory among men dies also.

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