- Growing her own…
- And there are accounts of some amazing gardens both real, such as Eram [in what is now Iran], and imaginary, such as the mythical Garden of Alcinous [name checked by Greek writer Homer].” Gardens and Gardeners of the Ancient World is published by ...
- Tea at the Midland, an award-winning short story by David Constantine
- So Alcinous, the king, to placate Poseidon, a swine, a bully, a thug of a god, decrees they will never help shipwrecked sailors home again. Odysseus, who didn't deserve it, was the last. He stood up.
- Welcoming the stranger and the refugee
- This is the Phaeacians' country and city, and I am the daughter of valiant Alcinous, in whom the Phaeacians vest their majesty and power.' With this she called to her lovely maids: 'Stop, girls, why do you shun the sight of a man?
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