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Updated: 9/28/2021
Unknown Story

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  • Echo was a beautiful nymph, fond of the woods and hills, where she devoted herself to woodland sports.
  • One day Juno was seeking her husband, who, she had reason to fear, was amusing himself among the nymphs.
  • This nymph saw Narcissus, a beautiful youth, as he pursued the chase upon the mountains. She loved him, and followed his footsteps.
  • being separated from his companions, shouted aloud, "Who's here?" Echo replied, "Here." Narcissus looked around,
  • He stooped down to drink, and saw his own image in the water; he thought it was some beautiful water-spirit living in the fountain
  • He pined away and died; and when his shade passed the Stygian river, it leaned over the boat to catch a look of itself in the waters.