24. To Hestia

By Mythopedia Staff
Translated by Hugh G. Evelyn-White1914

TO HESTIA

(1–5) 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.