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The delay gives him a chance to tell the whole story of Philomela to Leucippe, for all women love myths.Essays on the Greek Romances|Elizabeth Hazelton Haight
At the same time, we find legends of Medea and Philomela, though neither of these are mentioned in the Balade.Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer
Philomela's song makes the silence round us seem deeper and more calm.
The unexpected acquisition of this immense sum imparted a charm to every object in life except Miss Philomela Wilkeson.Round the Block|John Bell Bouton
As the boat regained her speed, Philomela Brooks approached him.Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective|Ellis Parker Butler