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[10] Phasiacam aquam; the water of the Phasis. The Argonauts were obliged to sall up this river, before they could reach the palace of Aeetes.

Bibistis. To drink of the water of any place, is a phrase often used by the ancients to signify inhabiting that place, arriving at, or residing in it for any time. An interrogation, in this place, is much stronger than if she had said, 'She wished the Argonauts had never seen Colchis.'

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