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[383b] Apollo singing at her wedding, “‘foretold the happy fortunes of her issue’”Hom. Il. 2.1—“ Their days prolonged, from pain and sickness free,
And rounding out the tale of heaven's blessings,
Raised the proud paean, making glad my heart.
And I believed that Phoebus' mouth divine,
Filled with the breath of prophecy, could not lie.
But he himself, the singer, himself who sat
At meat with us, himself who promised all,
Is now himself the slayer of my son.
Aesch. Frag. 350

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