Erotica Romana

Cover image for

Download


Language: English
Wordcount: 7,040 / 29 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77.4
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 4,552
mnybks.net#: 2919
Genres: Romance, Poetry
Excerpt

mp.

Thinking about his embrace and its pleasures, she seems to be asking

Shouldn't our glorious son here at our side stand erect?

XIV

Can't you hear voices, beloved, out on the Via Flamina?

Reapers are now going home, back from harvesting grain.

They had journeyed to Rome from afar, and here plaited for Ceres

Wreaths which the Romans today scorn to make for themselves.

Festivals no longer celebrate Ceres, the nourishing goddess

Who replaced acorns of old, giving man golden wheat.

Let us commemorate her then ourselves in festival private

(Two constitute a whole tribe, when they are two in love).

Have you by any chance heard how that mystical, strange celebration

Followed victorious troops back from Eleusis to Rome?

Greeks were the ones who began it, and only to Greeks they proclaimed it

Even within Roman walls: "Come to the sanctified night."

Those who were not of the cult kept their distance; neophy

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Erotica Romana by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Fearsome
by S.A. Wolfe
Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
Emma
by Jane Austen
'Tween Snow and Fire
by Bertram Mitford
All For Love
by John Dryden
Persuasion
by Jane Austen
A Poor Wise Man
by Mary Roberts Rinehart
Jane Eyre
by Charlotte Brontė
Ayala's Angel
by Anthony Trollope
Desert Love
by Joan Conquest

See more popular titles from this genre.