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Plutarch, Virtues Of Women, 258b


nanfor her relatives and friends also brought pressure to bear upon her by way of service and favour to Sinorix, who held such very great power, and they tried to persuade and coerce her. Finally she yielded, and sent for him to come to her, on the ground that the consenting and pledging should take place in the presence of the goddess. When he had come, she received him kindly and, having led him to the altar, poured a libation from a bowl, then drank a portion herself and bade him drink the rest; it was poisoned mixture of milk and honey. When she saw that he had drunk, she uttered a clear cry of joy, and, prostrating herself before the goddess, said, "Icall you to witness, goddess most revered, that for the sake of this day Ihave lived on after the murder of Sinatus


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artemis Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
camma Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
courage Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
empona Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
intelligence Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
marriage Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
modesty (see also pudicitia) Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
phrygians Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
plutarch, erotikos Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
plutarch, mulierum virtutes Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
plutarch Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
sinorix Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245
virtue' Fabre-Serris et al., Identities, Ethnicities and Gender in Antiquity (2021) 245