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Updated: 9/29/2021
Unknown Story

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  • "Echo was a beautiful nymph, fond of the woods and hills"
  • "One day Junowas seeking her husband, who, she had reason to fear, was amusing himself among the nymphs."
  • "They prepared a funeral pile and would have burned the body, but it was nowhere to be found; but in its place was a flower, purple within, and surrounded with white leaves, which bears the name and preserves the memory of Narcissus. "
  • "Echo by her talk contrived to detain the goddess till the nymphs made their escape"
  • "You shall forfeit the use of that tongue with which you have cheated me, except for that one purpose you are so fond of — reply.You shall still have the last word, but no power to speak first."
  • "This nymph saw Narcissus, a beautiful youth, as he pursued the chase upon the mountains. She loved him, and followed his footsteps."