Origin of asphodel
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How to use asphodel in a sentence
Doubtless the dispute is still being carried on between these chieftains from their beds of asphodel and moly in Elysium.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
The asphodel was a favourite plant among the ancients, who were in the habit of planting it round their tombs.
They know not how much more the half is than the whole, nor what great advantage there is in mallow and asphodel 1301.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
As she rose and stretched forth her slender hand, he gave her the asphodel cluster, but was careful not to touch her fingers.
With the promise to be at the same place again on the morrow, she takes leave of him, after she has obtained the asphodel cluster.