At this the lovely nymph, with grief oppress’d, Thrice tore her hair, and beat her comely breast.
But, O! if any ancient blood remains, One drop of all our fathers’, in our veins, That man would I prefer before the rest, Who dar’d his death with an undaunted breast; Who comely fell, by no dishonest wound, To shun that sight, and, dying, gnaw’d the ground.
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She gives a career-advancing performance as his comely female companion.
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