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" Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too great to leave me the power of weeping : but the misfortunes of a companion, reduced in his old age to want of bread, is a fit subject for lamentation. "
Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ... - Page 176
by Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1868 - 613 pages
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The history of woman

Stephen Watson Fullom - 1855
...beggar, he burst into tears, exclaiming to Canibyses, who demanded the reason of this sudden outburst, " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too...expressed by lamentation ; but the griefs of my friend are worthy of tears ; for he has fallen from abundance and prosperity into beggary and want " a...
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The life and travels of Herodotus in the fifth century: before Christ: an ...

James Talboys Wheeler - 1855
...have wept at the humiliation of his own daughter, or execution of his own son. Psammenitus replied, " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too great to be expressed by lamentations ; but the griefs of my friend were worthy of tears, for he has fallen from abundance and...
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Elements of Criticism

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1859 - 486 pages
...highly concerned for a poor man, no way related tothee?" Psamincnitus returned the following answer : " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too great to leave me the power of weeping ; but the misfortunes"of a companion, reduced in his old age to want...
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Footprints of Sorrow

1875 - 373 pages
...highly concerned for a poor man, no way related to thee ?" Psammenitus returned the following answer: " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too great to leave me the power of weeping ; but the misfortunes of a companion, reduced in his old age to want...
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Herodotus: Literally Translated from the Text of Baehr : with a Geographical ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1885 - 613 pages
...no way related to you, as he is informed." He then, asked this question, but Psammenitus answered as follows : " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family...Cambyses to be well said ; and, as the Egyptians relate, Croesus wept, for he had attended Cambyses into Egypt, and the Persians that were present wept also...
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A History of Egypt from the End of the Neolithic Period to the Death of ...

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1902
...tears at the sight of a beggar who was no relation to him ? To this question Psammetichus replied, " Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are " too...by lamentation ; but the " griefs of my friend were so worthy of tears, who, " having fallen from abundance and prosperity, has " come to beggary on the...
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The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History ..., Volume 2

1827
...highly concerned for a poor man no way related to thee ?' Psammenitus returned the following answer, ' Son of Cyrus, the calamities of my family are too great to leave me the power of weeping ; but the misfortunes of a companion, reduced in his old age to want...
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