Sentence Examples


  • CALLIOPE, the muse of epic poetry, so named from the sweetness of her vioce (Gr.
  • My Muse may be excused if she is silent henceforth.
  • The muse reassures her, and prophesies the downfall of the tyrant.
  • The popular legends of Sicily also inspired his muse; he was the first to introduce the shepherd Daphnis who came to a miserable end after he had proved faithless to the nymph who loved him.
  • Different writers style her "the tenth Muse," "the flower of the Graces," "a miracle," "the beautiful," the last epithet referring to her writings, not her person, which is said to have been small and dark.