Thou know’st, my son, how Jove’s revengeful wife, By force and fraud, attempts thy brother’s life; And often hast thou mourn’d with me his pains.
Somewhat is sure design’d, by fraud or force: Trust not their presents, nor admit the horse.’
Then change we shields, and their devices bear: Let fraud supply the want of force in war.
Then dire debate and impious war shall cease, And the stern age be soften’d into peace: Then banish’d Faith shall once again return, And Vestal fires in hallow’d temples burn; And Remus with Quirinus shall sustain The righteous laws, and fraud and force restrain.
Alcides found the fraud; with rage he shook, And toss’d about his head his knotted oak.
Before the town the Tuscan army lies, To win by famine, or by fraud surprise.
Inclos’d with hills, a winding valley lies, By nature form’d for fraud, and fitted for surprise.
Allur’d with hope of plunder, and intent By force to rob, by fraud to circumvent, The brutal Cacus, as by chance they stray’d, Four oxen thence, and four fair kine convey’d; And, lest the printed footsteps might be seen, He dragg’d ’cause backwards to his rocky den.
But yet is just and lawful for your line To drive their fields, and force with fraud to join; Realms, not your own, among your clans divide, And from the bridegroom tear the promis’d bride; Petition, while you public arms prepare; Pretend a peace, and yet provoke a war!
) She was the first to find the secret fraud, Before the fatal news was blaz’d abroad.
Then Venus, who her hidden fraud descried, Which would the scepter of the world misguide To Libyan shores, thus artfully replied: "Who, but a fool, would wars with Juno choose, And such alliance and such gifts refuse, If Fortune with our joint desires comply?
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