Fragment 58 (Pre-2004)

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                                  ]running away





         ]makes a way with the mouth

         ]beautiful gifts children

         ]songdelighting clear sounding lyre

         ]all my skin old age already

hair turned white after black

                  ]knees do not carry

                  ]like fawns

                  ]but what could I do?

                  ]not possible to become

                  ]Dawn with arms of roses

                  ]bringing to the ends of the earth

                  ]yet seized



                  ]might bestow

But I love delicacy                                   and this to me—

the brilliance and beauty of the sun—desire has allotted.


Translated by Carson