Hesiod, the Homeric Hymns and Homerica/Hymn XXIV (To Hestia)

New Haven: Harvard University Press, page 449



Hestia, you who tend the holy house of the lord Apollo, the Far-shooter at goodly Pytho, with soft oil dripping ever from your locks, come now into this house, come, having one mind with Zeus the all-wise—draw near, and withal bestow grace upon my song.