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The Aeneid
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  • Full on the crest the Gorgon’s head they place, With eyes that roll in death, and with distorted face.
  • We saw their stern distorted looks, from far, And one-eyed glance, that vainly threaten’d war: A dreadful council, with their heads on high; (The misty clouds about their foreheads fly;) Not yielding to the tow’ring tree of Jove, Or tallest cypress of Diana’s grove.

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  • These sunglasses distort my vision.
  • She has a distorted view of the world.

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