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[9] Cum foedere solvere naves. The poet here again plays upon the different signifieations of the same word. Solvere foedus, is the same as foedus frangere, 'to break an engagement.' Solverenaves, signifies 'to weigh anchor,' 'to set sail.' The meaning is, Decrevisti simul et pariter matrimonium nostrum dissolvere, et, abeundi causa, naves portu solvere.

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