"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."