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caelum accepisse, to have been deified. Cf. VI. 356, haustus aquae mihi nectar erit. For fatebor, the reading of Merkel [so Can.1, Can.7, Bod. R.E. ], cf. 151 n.

Thaumantea. Iris was the daughter of Thaumas and the Oceanid Electra, Hes. Theog. 265. For the spondaic rhythm cf. IV. 535, XI. 93, XV. 450 and see P.S.l.G. ยง 259, p. 526.

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    • Hesiod, Theogony, 265
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 11.93
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 15.450
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 4.535
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 6.356
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