Epigram 9.466

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What Alcestis would say when Admctus yoked a Lion and Boar to his Chariot

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ἠνορέης κλυτὰ ἔργα τεὴν ἔστεψαν ἀπήνην,
καὶ νύμφην βοόωσιν ἀριστοπόνοις ὑμεναίοις.

— Paton edition

Great deeds of valour crowned thy chariot, and
with excellently composed wedding hymns men
celebrate thy bride.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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Paton Edition notes on Description: Pelias had promised his daughter Alcestis to whoever could do this.

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