"Ring the city round. Seal off every outlet. That's an order."
"Whatever for? Can gods not somersault over walls?" (111-112)
"Some [Maenads] fondled young gazelles
or untamed wolf cubs in their arms
and fed them with their own milk." (119)
"Anyone who fancied liquid white to drink
just scratched the soil with fingertips
and got herself a jet of milk" (119)