Thersites

Created by Sreeja Jijith at 22 Sep 2011 13:18 and updated at 22 Sep 2011 13:18

ILIAD NOUN

ild.02 The rest now took their seats and kept to their own several places, but Thersites still went on wagging his unbridled tongue a man of many words, and those unseemly; a monger of sedition, a railer against all who were in authority, who cared not what he said, so that he might set the Achaeans in a laugh.
ild.02 Thus railed Thersites, but Ulysses at once went up to him and rebuked him sternly.
ild.02 "Check your glib tongue, Thersites," said be, "and babble not a word further.

Arise Greece! from thy silent sleep, 2000 years long it is! Forget not, thy ancient culture, beautiful and marvelous it is!

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