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[50] aeelae. He was the son of Phoebus, and father of Medea. He reigned in Colchis, when Jason went in quest of the golden fleece. These complaints are very natural and beautiful. When any disaster happens to us, we are apt to reflect upon the train of circumstances that contributed to it, and murmur at the course of events.

Lemnos; an island of the aegean sea, situated towards the north, where Hypsipyle reigned when Jason touched upon it in his passage to Colchis.

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