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Whether the style of Titan please thee more,
great Ofiris, who first taught the fwain
in hollow rocks, his awful vows; Mitra, whose head the blaze of light adorns, Who grasps the struggling heifer's
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que Impediunt, prohibentque loqui. fuit unica matri (Me pater ex alia genuit) notissima forma Oechalidum Dryope: quam virginitate carentem, Vimque Dei paffam, Delphos Delonque tenentis, Excipit Andraemon; et habetur conjuge felix.;
NOTES. Dryops.] Upon the Occafion of the Death of Hercules, his Mother Alcmena recounts her misfortunes to Iole, who answers
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HE said, and for her loft Galanthis fighs,
Since you a servant's ravish'd form bemoan,
NOTES. with a relation of those of her own family, in particular the Transformation of her hjer Dryope, which is the subject of the ensuing Fable.