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For since the gods laid constraining doom about my city and led me from my father's house to a slave's lot, it is fitting for me to govern my bitter hate, even against my will, and submit to the wishes of my masters, whether just or unjust. [80] But I weep beneath my veil over the senseless fate of my lord, my heart chilled by secret grief.

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