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[506] 506-511 = 15.263-268, of Hector.

στατός: “kept in a stall.”

ἀκοστήσας: “high-fed on grain.”— cf. (Turnus) fulgebatque alta decurrens aureus arce | exultatque animis . . . qualis ubi abruptis fugit praesepia vinclis | tandem liber equus campoque potitus aperto

aut ille in pastus armentaque tendit equarum | aut adsuetus aquae perfundi flumine noto | emicat arrectisque fremit cervicibus alte | luxurians lu duntque iubae per colla, per armos Verg. Aen. xi. 490 ff.; ‘Contention, like a horse | Full of high feeding, madly hath broke loose,’ Shakspere 2 Henry IV. i. 1. 9 f.; ‘But like a proud steed reined, went haughty on, | Champing his iron curb,’ Milton Par. Lost iv. 858 f.— Paris is a well-fed, comfortable creature, without cares, and with a very good opinion of himself.

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