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周宣姜后

Queen Jiang, Consort of King Xuan of the Zhou

周宣姜后者齊侯之女也賢而有德事非禮不言行非
禮不動宣王常早卧晏起后夫人不出房姜后脫簪珥
待罪於永巷使其傅母通言於王曰妾之不才至使君
王失禮而晏朝以見君王樂色而忘德也夫苟樂色必
好奢窮欲亂之所興也原亂之興從婢子起敢請婢子
之罪王曰寡人不德寔自生過非夫人之罪也遂復姜
后而勤於政事早朝晏退卒成中興之名君子謂姜后
善於威儀而有德行夫禮后夫人御於君以燭進至於
君所滅燭適房中脫朝服衣褻服然後進御于君鷄鳴

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