polutrope: (Default)
[personal profile] polutrope
Posted in full at: http://ift.tt/2sS735d at July 08, 2017 at 02:26PM
I think anyone who took an ancient language in high school used a line from whatever they were reading in inappropriate circumstances - ours was “θάρσει, τέκνον” (take courage, child), which the Nurse says to Phaedra in the Hippolytus, which we used at the slightest misfortune.

Tags:kai ta loipa, the once (and probably not future) field, tho' i remembered it as tharsei talaina, i think oimoi me talaina was another tho
kai ta loipa

Profile

polutrope: (Default)
polutrope

July 2017

S M T W T F S
       1
2 3 456 7 8
9 10 11 1213 14 15
16 17 1819202122
23 24 2526 272829
3031     

Style Credit

Page generated Jul. 27th, 2017 12:39 pm
Powered by Dreamwidth Studios

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags

Most Popular Tags