In eodem die festo.


Martha Marchina

Original Text

Marchina, Martha. Marthae Marchinae virginis Neapolitanae Musa posthuma. 1701, p. 67.


Sol ad Virginem loquitur.

Ingredere, & nostros Virgo ne despice currus,1       Nec pigeat niveā flectere lora manu. En Sol splendidior, dum te comitatur orantem;       Luminibus cedunt lumina nostra tuis.

1 23 The idea of the chariot of the sun is common in classical mythology.


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