Epigram 9.749

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On Love carved on a Bowl

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ἐν κυάθῳ τὸν Ἔρωτα τίνος χάριν; ἀρκετὸν οἴνῳ
αἴθεσθαι κραδίην μὴ πυρὶ πῦρ ἔπαγε.

— Paton edition

Why Love on the bowl ? It is enough for the
heart to be set on fire by wine. Add not fire to fire.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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