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1  I gave him seven talents of fine gold, and a cup of solid silver with flowers chased upon it.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XXIV
2  There is not a single plant, not a fig tree, vine, olive, pear, nor flower bed, but bears the trace of your attention.
The Odyssey By Homer
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3  In the furthest part of the ground there are beautifully arranged beds of flowers that are in bloom all the year round.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK VII
4  The root was black, while the flower was as white as milk; the gods call it Moly, and mortal men cannot uproot it, but the gods can do whatever they like.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK X
5  First she said we were to keep clear of the Sirens, who sit and sing most beautifully in a field of flowers; but she said I might hear them myself so long as no one else did.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XII
6  I was driven thence by foul winds for a space of nine days upon the sea, but on the tenth day we reached the land of the Lotus-eaters, who live on a food that comes from a kind of flower.
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7  Then Stratius and Echephron brought her in by the horns; Aretus fetched water from the house in a ewer that had a flower pattern on it, and in his other hand he held a basket of barley meal; sturdy Thrasymedes stood by with a sharp axe, ready to strike the heifer, while Perseus held a bucket.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK III