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Ch. 23: To Hestia

Hestia, that guardest the sacred house of the Prince, Apollo the Far-darter, in goodly Pytho, ever doth the oil drop dank from thy locks.

Come thou to this house with a gracious heart, come with counselling Zeus, and lend grace to my song.

Andrew Lang