TextHelpchinese
         Previous Next

使婢子居内是三不祥也妾聞忠臣事君無懈倦時孝
子飬親患無日也妾豈敢以少貴之故變妾之節哉供
飬故妾之職也夫人又何勤乎夫人曰無子之人而辱
主君之母雖子欲爾衆人謂我不知禮也吾終願居外
而已傅妾退而謂其子曰吾聞君子處順奉上下之儀
修先古之禮此順道也今夫人難我將欲居外使我居
内此逆也處逆而生豈若守順而死哉遂欲自殺其子
泣而守之不聽夫人聞之懼遂許傅妾留終年供飬不
衰君子曰二女相讓亦誠君子可謂行成於内而名立
於後世矣詩曰我心匪石不可轉也此之謂也

[ 列女傳卷一 / 二十五(a) ]
Site Map | System Requirements | Contact Us | Funding Opportunities | Links | Credits
IATHPublished by The Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, © Copyright 2003 by Anne Kinney and the University of Virginia