|Text source||J. Bértola 2021, Ephraim of Ainos at work: a cycle of epigrams in the margins of Niketas Choniates, Byzantinische Zeitschrift, 114(3), 929-1000: 979|
|Text status||Text completely known|
|Editorial status||Critical text|
You defiled yourself, king, with foreign blood
and now you purify yourself in the whirlpools of the Orontes.
You find a short break again
to recover with the zephyr of Daphne (Antioch).
|Comment||The poem comments on Niketas Choniates' History 27.2-9.|
|Number of verses||4|
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|Identification||Vassis ICB 2005, 278: "Scholium in Historiam Nicetae Choniatae"|