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The Torture of Passion

lionofchaeronea: Ausonius, Epigrammata de diversis rebus 91 Note: Dione = the mother of Aphrodite/Venus. Either quench this fire in which I burn, Mother Dione, or order it to pass To someone else; or cause the flame to be No less severe on her side than on mine. Aut restingue ignem, quo torreor, alma Dione,     aut transire iube: vel fac utrimque parem. In Love, Marcus Stone (1840-1921)
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