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bequeath
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The Aeneid
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  • This present Caedicus the rich bestow’d On Remulus, when friendship first they vow’d, And, absent, join’d in hospitable ties: He, dying, to his heir bequeath’d the prize; Till, by the conqu’ring Ardean troops oppress’d, He fell; and they the glorious gift possess’d.
  • Him, beating with his heels in pangs of death, His flying friends to foreign fields bequeath.
  • Their lives for godlike freedom they bequeath, And crowd each other to be first in death.
  • This bow to thee, this quiver I bequeath, This chosen arrow, to revenge her death: By whate’er hand Camilla shall be slain, Or of the Trojan or Italian train, Let him not pass unpunish’d from the plain.
  • Her sister thus replies: "O dearer than the vital air I breathe, Will you to grief your blooming years bequeath, Condemn’d to waste in woes your lonely life, Without the joys of mother or of wife?

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  • It is our duty to bequeath a better world to our grandchildren.
  • She bequeaths her stuffed toys to Gloria’s fourteen-year-old daughter.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey

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