Epigram 11.325 by Automedon of Cyzicus

Yesterday I ate tough mutton
and a cabbage ten days old;
I won’t say where I went to dinner,
for my host is of a cold
revengeful temper, and he might
invite me back another night.

From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automedon_(poet)

Date: 1971 (translated)

By: Automedon of Cyzicus (1st century)

Translated by: Robin Skelton (1925-1997)

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