"And now I pondered how to hurt him worst, if but Athena granted what I prayed for" (Homer 263-264).
"and deathly pity ran me through at that sight-far worst I ever suffered, questing the passes of the strange sea. We rowed on. The Rocks were now behind; Charybdis, too, and Scylla dropped astern" (Homer 823-828).
Queen Elizabeth II
"With the outbreak of World War II in 1939... The 14-year-old princess, showing her calm and firm personality, told them "that in the end, all will be well; for God will care for us and give us victory and peace" (Biography.com Editors 2).
"The once revered institution has weathered a number of storms, including death threats against the royal family. In 1979, Elizabeth suffered a great personal loss when Lord Mountbatten, her husband's uncle, died in a terrorist bombing" (Biography.com Editors 3).