Epigram 11.428

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εἰς τί μάτην νίπτεις δέμας Ἰνδικόν; ἴσχεο τέχνης:
οὐ δύνασαι δνοφερὴν νύκτα καθηλιάσαι.

— Paton edition

Why do you wash in vain your Indian body? Give
up that device. You cannot shed the sunlight on
dark night.

— Paton edition

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[2022-01-17 16:52] Epigram 11.428: Addition of Text (Why do you wash in …) by “maximeguénette

[2022-01-17 16:51] Epigram 11.428: Addition of Text (Un corps d'Indien, pourquoi t'escrimer …) by “maximeguénette

[2021-11-21 22:04] Epigram 11.428: initial revision

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