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Day 659 October 21 2010

In 5th line on October 21, 2010 at 9:40 am

“But as things are, nothing but grief is left me for those companions.”~~The Odyssey: The Fitzgerald Translation by Homer, translated by Robert Fitzgerald

A wonderful translation of the epic poem.

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Day 200 July 19

In 5th line on July 19, 2009 at 8:11 am

“Now the two armies met, dashing shield against shield and spear against spear, fury meeting fury in the mailed ranks,; the embossed bucklers clashing made a dreadful din.”~~The Iliad by Homer