"I am Isis, the ruler of all lands; I have been taught by Thoth and with Thoth I invented letters."
-- Aretalogy of Isis,Lady of Writing
So set beautiful wreaths, Dika,about your tressesplait together the dill shootswith your tender fingers.Primed with flowersthe blest spirits of Joy most favorsuch occasions:they shun people who wear no garlands.-- Sappho, Greek poetess
wreaths do have a special meaning.Beautiful.
Lovely!" ..... be sure to wear some flowers in your hair....."in San Francisco - or anywhere!
It's a double tragedy to the world: One, that so little of the writings of this ancient poetic genius have survived; two, that most people know Her only in mocking or sincere Freudian musings, as some sort of label or euphemism for "the love that dare not speak its name -- when She should be loved as we love Shakespeare or Mozart, simply for Her work.
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