Posted by: aediculaantinoi | January 29, 2013

The Star of Antinous

Some religions talk of being “in the world but not of it.”

Even when you became a star, high above the world,
far from it, distant in measures Hadrian could not have dreamed,

you were never apart from the world.

Present god, undaunted hero, guiding daimon

Ave Ave Antinoe Navigator!
Homo Deus, Victor, Pacis Imperator!


  1. He’s being synchronized to Dionysus, and he looks so happy!

    • He was asking for it…just look at how he was dressed.

      But seriously (sort of!), “Syncretize me!” sounds like such an intimate and enjoyable experience, which would no doubt be pleasurable for those undergoing it, I’d think.

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