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1  Fortune speeds our first labour.
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2  Just at this Fortune broke faith and grew estranged.
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3  Fortune is the stronger; let us follow her, and turn our course whither she calls.
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4  Howsoever fortune fall, one and undivided shall be our peril, one the escape of us twain.
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5  Hard fortune in a strange realm forces me to this task, to keep watch and ward on my wide frontiers.
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6  Me too hath a like fortune driven through many a woe, and willed at last to find my rest in this land.
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7  We encourage him to tell who he is and of what blood born, and reveal how Fortune pursues him since then.
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8  In no wise am I moved for empire; that was our hope while Fortune stood; let those conquer whom thou wilt.
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9  I have lived and fulfilled Fortune's allotted course; and now shall I go a queenly phantom under the earth.
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10  From all quarters they are assembled, ready in heart and fortune, to whatsoever land I will conduct them overseas.
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11  And here Coroebus, flushed with success and spirit, cries: "O comrades, follow me where fortune points before us the path of safety, and shews her favour."
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12  Fortune leads him forward in nowise; Apollo aids not with counsel; and more and more the fierce clash swells over the plains, and the havoc draws nigher on.
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13  What he will rear on these foundations, what issue of battle he desires, if Fortune attend him, lies clearer to his own sight than to King Turnus or King Latinus.
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14  Then, weary of fortune, they fetch out corn spoiled by the sea and weapons of corn-dressing, and begin to parch over the fire and bruise in stones the grain they had rescued.
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15  Now Dido the Phoenician holds him stayed with soft words, and I tremble to think how the welcome of Juno's house may issue; she will not be idle in this supreme turn of fortune.
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16  Scarcely had the first summer set in, when lord Anchises bids us spread our sails to fortune, and weeping I leave the shores and havens of my country, and the plains where once was Troy.
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17  Seeing them close-ranked and daring for battle, I therewith began thus: "Men, hearts of supreme and useless bravery, if your desire be fixed to follow one who dares the utmost; you see what is the fortune of our state: all the gods by whom this empire was upheld have gone forth, abandoning shrine and altar; your aid comes to a burning city."
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