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1  They told the others to leave off playing, and to come and sit down along with themselves.
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2  I know that when you leave this limbo you will again hold your ship for the Aeaean island.
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3  With these words she made her mistress leave off crying, and dried the tears from her eyes.
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4  On this he took his leave, and Calypso went out to look for Ulysses, for she had heard Jove's message.
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5  Heaven and the immortal gods," he exclaimed, "forbid that you should leave my house to go on board of a ship.
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6  Then when you have made fast your oars each by his own seat, leave the ship and come to my house to prepare a feast.
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7  He is evidently in great trouble, so let the bard leave off, that we may all enjoy ourselves, hosts and guest alike.
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8  At times I cry aloud for sorrow, but presently I leave off again, for crying is cold comfort and one soon tires of it.
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9  As it is I do not know where to put my treasure, and I cannot leave it here for fear somebody else should get hold of it.
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10  If you choose to take offence at this, leave the house and feast elsewhere at one another's houses at your own cost turn and turn about.
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11  See what a good thing it is for a man to leave a son behind him to do as Orestes did, who killed false Aegisthus the murderer of his noble father.
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12  You seem to be a sensible person, do then as I bid you; strip, leave your raft to drive before the wind, and swim to the Phaeacian coast where better luck awaits you.
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13  I should have made him leave Ithaca with his goods, his son, and all his people, and should have sacked for them some one of the neighbouring cities that are subject to me.
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14  Then I told the rest to go on board at once, lest any of them should taste of the lotus and leave off wanting to get home, so they took their places and smote the grey sea with their oars.
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15  If you leave these flocks unharmed and think of nothing but of getting home, you may yet after much hardship reach Ithaca; but if you harm them, then I forewarn you of the destruction both of your ship and of your men.
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16  Thence we sailed onward with sorrow in our hearts, but glad to have escaped death though we had lost our comrades, nor did we leave till we had thrice invoked each one of the poor fellows who had perished by the hands of the Cicons.
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17  Take my advice then, and do not go travelling about for long so far from home, nor leave your property with such dangerous people in your house; they will eat up everything you have among them, and you will have been on a fool's errand.
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