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Bacchus
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Antigone
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  • Bacchus, shaker of the ground!
  • Where Ismenus rolls his waters, Where the Dragon’s teeth were sown, Where the Bacchanals thy daughters Round thee roam, There thy home; Thebes, O Bacchus, is thine own.
  • 1) Thus Dryas’ child, the rash Edonian King, For words of high disdain Did Bacchus to a rocky dungeon bring, To cool the madness of a fevered brain.

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  • Dionysus is the Greek counterpart to the better known Roman Bacchus.
  • The boy with the wild face is Bacchus...
    C.S. Lewis  --  Prince Caspian: The Return to Narnia

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