While Baalbek contains the largest and most famous ruins, it is not the only place that attracts the archologist.
We must leave Baalbek as soon as the religious formalities are done.
Furthermore, how can we interest ourselves in his fiction of history concerning Baalbek?
And all for one, who until now, ever since he left Baalbek, did not think on thee.
The other could but answer that so it was, and he knew no reason for it, and with this the man of Baalbek had to content himself.
Tis more than a year now since I slinked out of Baalbek, leaving you in the dark about me.
Did the authorities of Baalbek expect a siege, and were they thus preparing for it?
The greatest marvel of Baalbek has, however, still to be noticed.
No, I can not leave Baalbek, I can not do anything, until that star unfolds the night or the dawn of my destiny.
In size Baalbek dwarfs Palmyra, and equals it in richness of workmanship.