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Death’s brother, Sleep.

Virgil (70 BC – 19 BC), Aeneid

Comments

  1. #1 csrster
    December 29, 2006

    That must be where Hans Christian Andersen got the idea. http://www.andersen.sdu.dk/vaerk/hersholt/OleLukoie_e.html

  2. #2 Erechtheides
    December 29, 2006

    Actually, that goes back at least as far as Hesiod’s Theogony (8th cent. BCE); Vergil got a lot from him.

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