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Re: The thrice-three Muses
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1592  Thursday, 16 September 1999.

From:           David Evett <
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Date:           Tuesday, 14 Sep 1999 10:27:40 -0400
Subject: 10.1578 Re: The thrice-three Muses
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.1578 Re: The thrice-three Muses

>The Centaurs were expelled from Thessaly for becoming drunk at a wedding
>feast and seriously insulting several women at the party.

As to "seriously insulting," the word is RAPE.  See Ovid, Met. 12.205
ff.

Dave Evett
 

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