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Philomela's song makes the silence round us seem deeper and more calm.
The Greek Philomela has acquired this popular form, and in use is often shortened to Filom.Recollections Of My Childhood And Youth|George Brandes
Philomela was changed, at her own prayer, into a nightingale that she might escape the vengeance of her brother-in-law Tereus.Milton's Comus|John Milton
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
Orpheus was changed into a swan; Philomela into a nightingale; and Jenny, in due time, will be changed into an angel.Dealings With The Dead|A Sexton of the Old School