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損益兩辯 妾役事并 善哉其辭 與夜載循[」]

齊太倉女

The Daughter of the Chief of the Treasury of Qi

齊太倉女者漢太倉令淳于公之少女也名緹縈淳
于公無男有女五人孝文皇帝時淳于公有罪當刑
是時肉刑尚在詔獄繫長安當行會逮公罵其女曰
生子不生男緩急非有益緹縈自悲泣而隨其父至
長安上書曰妾父爲吏齊中皆稱廉平令坐法當刑
妾傷夫死者不可復生刑者不可復屬雖欲改過自
新其道無由也妾願入身爲官婢以贖父罪使得自
新書奏天子憐悲其意乃下詔曰蓋聞有虞之時畫
衣冠異章服以爲示而民不犯何其至治也令法有
肉刑五而姦不止其咎安在非朕德薄而教之不明

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