Home of the Vain, by Nikola Tamindzic: “Nº167”
Posted: January 26, 2010 Filed under: arts
To her Cyrus sent ambassadors, with instructions to court her on his part, pretending that he wished to take her to wife. Tomyris, however, aware that it was her kingdom, and not herself, that he courted, forbade the men to approach.
Herodotus, The History