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[69] Or we may produce the same result by introducing a comparison, as in the phrase:

Swifter than the levin's wings;

Aen. v. 319.
or by the use of indications, as in the lines:

She would fly
Even o'er the tops of the unsickled corn,
Nor as she ran would bruise the tender ears.

Aen. vii. 808.
Or we may employ a metaphor, as the verb to fly is employed in the passage just quoted.

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