Ausonius, Epigrammata de diversis rebus 91
Note: Dione = the mother of
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
aut transire iube: vel fac utrimque
In Love, Marcus Stone (1840-1921)
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