Virgil Quote

We sighted, far away, dim hills and a low coast-line,
Italy. Achates was the first to hail, 'Italy!'
'Italy!' my comrades echoed in cheerful greeting.


Aeneid bk. 3, l. 522 (translated by C. Day Lewis)

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We sighted, far away, dim hills and a low coast-line, Italy. Achates was the first to hail, 'Italy!' 'Italy!' my comrades echoed in cheerful greeting.

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We sighted, far away, dim hills and a low coast-line, Italy. Achates was the first to hail, 'Italy!' 'Italy!' my comrades echoed in cheerful greeting.

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We sighted, far away, dim hills and a low coast-line, Italy. Achates was the first to hail, 'Italy!' 'Italy!' my comrades echoed in cheerful greeting.

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We sighted, far away, dim hills and a low coast-line, Italy. Achates was the first to hail, 'Italy!' 'Italy!' my comrades echoed in cheerful greeting.