So Phineus shared the doom of his followers and was turned to stone.
It was Phineus, he who had been betrothed to Andromeda, yet who had not dared to strike a blow for her rescue.
This was the signal for a general combat between the guests and servants of Cepheus and Phineus and his followers.
Nor did they know the cause till Phineus expounded it to them.
These drugs, Phineus, smell like thy tables; 1235 not once only has sickness been caused by this to my stomach.
In such affairs we may have the origin of the story of the Harpies at the court of Phineus.
The same fate came upon all who followed, till at last Phineus repented of his unjust conduct.
Then in the mansion all their comrades were joyful at the tidings and so was Phineus himself.
Why, Phineus, dost thou tear out the eyes of thy guiltless sons?
I have often heard her in the banquet-halls of the Palatine, and thought of Phineus and his polluted feasts.