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So the Rhodians, taking in tow some of their vessels, and having destroyed others by charging them, sailed away to Chios.
Then answer, each and all, with one voice: 'He is a blind man, and dwells in rocky Chios: his lays are evermore supreme.'Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
The captain was spared, and landed with Bacchus on the shores of Chios.The Student's Mythology|Catherine Ann White
In the island of Chios it was a religious custom to tear a man limb from limb by way of sacrifice to Dionusus.
His share in the War of Independence is chiefly memorable because he provoked the massacre of Chios in 1822.