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EMBLEMA XCVII.

Vis Amoris.

Love’s might

Aligerum fulmen fregit Deus aliger, igne
Dum demonstrat uti est fortior ignis Amor.[1]

The winged god has broken the winged thunderbolt, showing that there is a fire more powerful than fire - and that is Love.

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Das XCVII.

Gewalt der Lieb.

Der Gott der Lieb hurtig und gschwindt
Hat zertrent das schnell Wetter bhindt
Damit anzeigt das der lieb Brunst
Stercker sey dann alles feuwr sunst.

Notes:

1. áThis is a translation of Anthologia graeca 16.250.


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