Azanes, Sacrifices to Zeus (fr. 1 ff.)

Author Achaeus of Eretria
Subject Human Sacrifice

Achaeus of Eretria, (lived 484 - c. 405 BC), Azanes frag. 1ff.

And now we suppliants... ...the boughs and the gift of the gods... ...we place before your feet, the portions assigned by lot from the sacrifice to star-eyed Zeus.