Saturday, July 14, 2007

Sanguinary Fragments 2 (Transtextual Translation of the Iliad--Book 1)

ships_____ receive
..........hands
I for you Trojans
I for keeping her

[else-whither]

now seized dreams
deed girl without free
bolds displeasure O

ransom, violently lambs
burnt away hot prophet-s
hallowed assembly

flashed furious
_-resounding_-
sea quarrel, coral
[have toiled]

now entreating dreams:
_________I for keep
I for battle


“and seized the son
of Peleus by his yellow
hair…”