Hymn to Attis [after Hippolytus] / Memorable Fancies #1021

     I will hymn thee, Attis, Bright-one! Not quivering to buzzing sounds as priests of Bacchus do, or humming loudly through the nose in time to gut-string twang as Manicheans do; but all in tune and metered time for Thee in high clear tones, O Attis, High-one!      I will hymn thee, Attis, Bright-one! Not calling thee Bacchus or Pan or Adonis as others do, or nameless All as sophists do, or Christ as slaves and servants do, O Attis, High-one! <END> THE … [Read more...]