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Contemporary Examples of orpheus
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Orpheus also contains within himself two sides of the poetic character.
Traditionally, Orpheus was first a priest of Dionysus and then a priest of Apollo; he linked the cults within himself.
But surely, you may say after all this, Orpheus is just a myth?
The life of Orpheus that artists know and love seems to fall into three distinct parts.
Historical Examples of orpheus
The very rocks answered the voice of Orpheus, and everything was at peace.
Sometimes, even in these days, it seems as if Orpheus were singing again.
Then Orpheus began to play, and the hardest rocks were stirred.
Old books tell us that Orpheus was really the south wind itself.
Orpheus went into the woods one day and took nothing but his harp with him.