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ORPHIC HYMN– LXXXI. TO THE SOUTH WIND- VENTO DEL SUD – ENCENS DE NOTUS

The FUMIGATION from FRANKINCENSE. WIDE coursing gales, whose lightly leaping feet With rapid wings the air’s wet bosom beat, Approach benevolent, swift-whirling pow’rs, With humid clouds the principles of flow’rs: For flow’ry clouds are portion’d to your care, 5 To … Continue reading

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ORPHIC HYMN–LXXXIV.TO SLEEP–sonno–PAVOT–HYPNOS

TO SLEEP. The FUMIGATION from a Poppy. SLEEP, king of Gods, and men of mortal birth,Sov’reign of all sustain’d by mother Earth; p. 223 For thy dominion is supreme alone,O’er all extended, and by all things known.‘Tis thine all bodies … Continue reading

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