noun Classical Mythology.
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Aeneus, King of Aetolia, had a daughter whose name was Deianira.Good Stories For Great Holidays
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Nessus the Centaur, who lived in a cavern close by, offered to carry Deianira over on his back.
Fairest among the maidens of tolia was Deianira, daughter of Œneus, King of Calydon.
On hearing these news and the reproaches of her son, Deianira steals silently away, and destroys herself upon the bridal-bed.
Deianira is struck with compassion for their lot, and with admiration of the noble bearing of one of them, Iole.