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Cynthia prima...miserum me cepit

Cynthia was the first to capture my wretched self

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suis...ocellis

with her eyes

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contactum

untouched

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nullis ante cupidinibus

by any desires before

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constantis...fastus

of steadfast pride

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tum mihi...lumina...Amor

then Love cast down my look

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caput impositis pressit...pedibus

and weighed down my head with his feet placed upon it

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donec me docuit

until he taught me

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improbus

without shame (agreeing with Amor)

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castas odisse puellas

to hate respectable girls

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mihi...furor hic non deficit

this madness has not gone away from me

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cum tamen...cogor

whenever I am nevertheless compelled

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Milanion nullos fugiendo, Tulle, labores

Milanion, by fleeing no labours, Tullus

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saevitiam...contudit

crushed the cruelty

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durae Iasidos

of the hard daughter of Iasus

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nam modo...amens errabat

for he was just wandering, out of his mind

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Parteniis...in antris

in the Parthenian glens

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ibat et hirsutas ille videre feras

and he went to see the hairy beasts

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ille etiam

he at another time

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percussus vulnere

struck by a wound

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Hylaei...rami

of Hylaeus' club

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saucius

wounded

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ingemuit

he groaned (loudly)

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Arcadiis...rupibus

on the Arcadian rocks/on the cliffs of Arcadia

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ergo...potuit domuisse

therefore he was able to tame

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velocem...puellam

the swift maiden

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tantum...preces et bene facta

so greatly do prayers and good deeds

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in amore...valent

avail in love

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in me tardus Amor

in me tardy Love

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non ullas cogitat artes

doesn't think up any stratagems