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Start your journey into the ancient world of powerful gods and sentimental love stories! The “Old Greek Folk Stories Told Anew” collection, edited by Josephine Preston Peabody (1874-1922) in 1894, contains the anciest versions of the most interesting myths. “Pyramus And Thisbe” is one of them.
The well-known legend about two lovers who can not be together because of their parents' rivalry is one of the most famous episodes of Greek heroic legends. Through a crack in one of the walls, the lovers confess their feelings in whisper. They arrange to meet near Ninus' tomb under a mulberry tree and state their feelings for each other. Thisbe arrives first, but seeing a lioness with a mouth bloody from a recent kill, she flees leaving behind her veil. When Pyramus arrives he is horrified at the sight of Thisbe's veil, assuming that a wild beast has killed her…
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