Reduced Reputation of women inside Old Greece

Reduced Reputation of women inside Old Greece

Pindar had written for the “Brand new Hierodulai off Corinth” (c. 500 B.C.): “O welcoming damsels, fairest train Off silky Marketing – Design of your rich Corinth, Affect in willing give the newest wonderful drops The ones from brand new frankincense distil, and you may traveling Into the fair mom of the Likes, Who dwells from the air, The lovely Aphrodite – you do bring to united states Morale and you can promise in danger, that we will get Hereafter, in the sensitive beds out-of Love, Reap the brand new a lot of time-wished-for fruits out of glee Lovely and wanted to all of the mortal males.”

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