Εφημερίδα 2ου Γυμνασίου Αλεξ/πολης - Page 14

14 And the rest of us, who were saved, went to the island of Sun, Thrinakia. Following Teresias’s and Circe’s prophesies, I tried to convince my crew to pass the island. But they claimed that they were tired and proposed to stay at the beach for the night. There, despite my recommendations towards them, not to touch the sacred animals of God and although they had given an oath, they slaughtered the animals. So Zeus punished us. A lightning stroke our ship. All of my colleagues fell in the sea and drowned.