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[722] “Purpurei cristis iuvenes” 9. 163. Comp. “cornibus ingens” 7. 483: “quibus ibat in armis Aureus” 9. 269. ‘Purpureus,’ the colour of love: comp. Ov. 2 Am. 1. 38., 9. 34, and Milton's “Celestial rosy red, Love's proper hue.” ‘Coniugis ostro,’ the purple robe given him by his lady. ‘Pactae:’ see on v. 79 above.

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