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Communal Affection

From the morning slush in your eyes to the smiling face disguise, grace is a virtue worthy of the act. Actions of communal affection sustain a community and a greater grace. Religiosity is optional!

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Communal Affection

To a Handsome Man

If you are my friend, stand up before me
and scatter the grace that's in your eyes.

- Sappho (630-570 BC) - Translated by Willis Barnstone

Morning Affections that Sustains - A planksip Möbius

Morning Affections that Sustains - A planksip® Möbius

Communal Affection

Inspired by Sappho's (630-570 BC) quote, "If you are my friend, stand up before me and scatter the grace that's in your eyes.". The titled responsion is "Communal Affection". What follows is subject to revision, do you have any suggestions?

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Sappho was an archaic Greek poet from the island of Lesbos. Sappho is known for her lyric poetry, written to be sung and accompanied by a lyre.
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From the morning slush in your eyes to the smiling face disguise, grace is a virtue worthy of the act. Actions of communal affection sustain a community and a greater grace. Religiosity is optional!

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