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  • Thus to the young Sappho spake the melon-venders; thus the captains to Zenobia; and in the damp cave over gnawed bones the hairy suitor thus protested to the woman advocate of matriarchy.
  • In the dialect of Blodgett College but with the voice of Sappho was Carol’s answer: "Of course.

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  • Sappho was born on the island of Lesbos (from which the word lesbian is derived).
  • Ms. Rose winked and slipped me her personal copy of Sappho Leap.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned

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