respecting their own might with awe;
whose noble glory found fulfillment,
that of Euphemus and yours, mighty Periclymenus.
And from Apollo came
the master lyrist, father of songs,
sent his twin sons
to unceasing labor on the quest,
Echion and Erytus, flushed with youth.
And quickly came those
who dwelt at the base of Mount Pangaeus:
for willingly with joyful heart
the King of Winds, their father Boreas,
more swiftly urged on Zetes and Cala=EFs,
mortal men whose backs were beating
with purple wings.
Hera kindled in these demigods
allsuasive sweet desire
for the ship Argo, that none be left behind
lingering by his mother's side
to coddle long a life devoid of danger,
but to discover with his agemates,
even at the price of death,
the fairest way to win his own exploits.
And when the flower of sailors
came down to Iolkos, Jason
counted and praised d them all.
And then the prophet Mopsus,
divining by birds and sac