Tuesday, March 23, 2021


The Gods

Pindar, fragment 143 (tr. Richard Stoneman):
They know no sickness nor old age,
they are free of pains:
they have escaped
the loud-resounding crossing of Acheron.

κεῖνοι γάρ τ᾿ ἄνοσοι καὶ ἀγήραοι
πόνων τ᾿ ἄπειροι, βαρυβόαν
πορθμὸν πεφευγότες Ἀχέροντος.
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