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P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Arthur Golding), Book 13, line 1 (search)
hart, and drew Him foorth a warfare which he sought so cowardly to eschew? Must he now needes enjoy the best and richest armour, whoo Would none at all have worne onlesse he forced were thertoo? And I with shame bee put besyde my cousin germanes gifts Bycause to shun the formest brunt of warres I sought no shifts? Would God this mischeef mayster had in verrye deede beene mad, Or else beleeved so to bee: and that wee never had Brought such a panion unto Troy. Then should not Paeans sonne In Lemnos like an outlawe to the shame of all us wonne. Who lurking now (as men report) in woodes and caves, dooth move The verry flints with syghes and grones, and prayers to God above To send Ulysses his desert. Which prayer (if there bee A God) must one day take effect. And now beehold how hee By othe a Souldier of our Camp, yea and as well as wee A Capteine too, alas, (who was by Hercules assignde To have the keeping of his shafts,) with payne and hungar pynde, Is clad and fed with fowles,
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Arthur Golding), Book 13, line 313 (search)
And as for Philoctetes, that he is in Lemnos, I Deserve not to bee toucht therwith. Defend your cryme: for why You all consented therunto. Yit doo I not denye, But that I gave the counsell to convey him out of way From toyle of warre and travell that by rest he myght assay To ease the greatnesse of his peynes. He did thereto obey And by so dooing is alyve. Not only faythfull was This counsell that I gave the man, but also happye, as The good successe hath shewed since. Whom sith the destnyes doo Requyre in overthrowing Troy, appoynt not mee thertoo: But let sir Ajax rather go. For he with eloquence Or by some suttle pollycie, shall bring the man fro thence And pacyfie him raging through disease, and wrathfull ire. Nay, first the river Simois shall to his spring retyre, And mountaine Ida shall theron have stonding never a tree, Yea and the faythlesse towne of Troy by Greekes shall reskewd bee, Before that Ajax blockish wit shall aught at all avayle, When my attempts and prac