It Was Winter, It Was Snowing — SENTENTIAE ANTIQUAE

Thucydides 4.103 “It was winter and it was snowing” χειμὼν δὲ ἦν καὶ ὑπένειφεν… Homer, Il. 3.222-3 “Yet, then a great voice came from his chest And [Odysseus’] words were like snowy storms” ἀλλ’ ὅτε δὴ ὄπα τε μεγάλην ἐκ στήθεος εἵη καὶ ἔπεα νιφάδεσσιν ἐοικότα χειμερίῃσιν, Hermippus 37 (Athenaeus 650e) “Have you ever seen a […]

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