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1  He kissed his head and both his beautiful eyes, and wept for joy.
The Odyssey By Homer
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2  As he spoke he sat down, and Telemachus threw his arms about his father and wept.
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3  Penelope came out of her room looking like Diana or Venus, and wept as she flung her arms about her son.
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4  Many a plausible tale did Ulysses further tell her, and Penelope wept as she listened, for her heart was melted.
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5  I sat down upon the sands and wept; I felt as though I could no longer bear to live nor look upon the light of the sun.
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6  The crew rejoiced greatly at seeing those of us who had escaped death, but wept for the others whom the Cyclops had killed.
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7  As soon as the men saw each other face to face and knew one another, they wept for joy and cried aloud till the whole palace rang again.
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8  As she spoke, she told Eumaeus to set the bow and the pieces of iron before the suitors, and Eumaeus wept as he took them to do as she had bidden him.
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9  We cut firewood from a wood where the headland jutted out into the sea, and after we had wept over him and lamented him we performed his funeral rites.
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10  Then we cast lots in a helmet, and the lot fell upon Eurylochus; so he set out with his twenty-two men, and they wept, as also did we who were left behind.
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11  He wept as a woman weeps when she throws herself on the body of her husband who has fallen before his own city and people, fighting bravely in defence of his home and children.
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12  Helen wept, Telemachus wept, and so did Menelaus, nor could Pisistratus keep his eyes from filling, when he remembered his dear brother Antilochus whom the son of bright Dawn had killed.
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13  Presently he soared off into the sky, and left them lying dead about the yard; whereon I wept in my dream till all my maids gathered round me, so piteously was I grieving because the eagle had killed my geese.
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14  As soon as he had tasted the blood, he knew me, and weeping bitterly stretched out his arms towards me to embrace me; but he had no strength nor substance any more, and I too wept and pitied him as I beheld him.
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15  They wept bitterly in their dismay, but there was nothing to be got by crying, so I divided them into two companies and set a captain over each; I gave one company to Eurylochus, while I took command of the other myself.
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16  When the bard left off singing he wiped the tears from his eyes, uncovered his face, and, taking his cup, made a drink-offering to the gods; but when the Phaeacians pressed Demodocus to sing further, for they delighted in his lays, then Ulysses again drew his mantle over his head and wept bitterly.
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17  As for us, we wept and lifted up our hands to heaven on seeing such a horrid sight, for we did not know what else to do; but when the Cyclops had filled his huge paunch, and had washed down his meal of human flesh with a drink of neat milk, he stretched himself full length upon the ground among his sheep, and went to sleep.
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