[I asked myself / What, Sappho, can...]

By Sappho
Translated by Mary Barnard
I asked myself
What, Sappho, can
you give one who
has everything,
like Aphrodite?

Sappho, "[I askeed myself / What, Sappho, can...]" from Sappho, translated by Mary Barnard, published by the University of California Press. Copyright © 2012 by The Estate of Mary Barnard.  Reprinted by permission of Estate of Mary Barnard.
Source: Sappho, Translated by Mary Barnard (University of California Press, 2012)