While Theseus Was Sailing Away… PSI XV 1468 (= fr. 37 APHex): a Few Thoughts
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anonymous late Greek poetry
Ariadne’s lament

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Bartol, K. (2023). While Theseus Was Sailing Away… PSI XV 1468 (= fr. 37 APHex): a Few Thoughts. Symbolae Philologorum Posnaniensium Graecae Et Latinae, 33(1), 35–40. https://doi.org/10.14746/sppgl.2023.XXXIII.1.4


The article presents a new proposal to supplement v. 12 of the anonymous hexametric piece containing, most likely, the lament of Ariadne abandoned by Theseus on Naxos. The suggestion offered here (οὐκ or, better, οὐδ’ αἰδ]ὼς ἐν ὀνείρωι instead of δήλ]ωσεν ὀνείρωι or ὡς ἐν ὀνείρωι developed by other scholars) allows us to guess that the piece may have expressed Ariadne’s contradictory feelings and her moral dilemma.

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