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陳嬰母

The Mother of Chen Ying

漢棠邑侯陳嬰之母也始嬰爲東陽令史居縣素信爲
長者秦二世之時東陽少年殺縣令相聚數千人欲立
長帥未有所用乃請陳嬰嬰謝不能遂强立之縣中從
之得二萬人欲立嬰爲王嬰母曰我爲子家婦聞先故
不甚貴今暴得大名不祥不如以兵有所屬事成猶得
封侯敗則易以亡可無爲人所指名也嬰從其言以兵
屬項梁梁以爲上柱國後項氏敗嬰歸漢以功封棠邑
侯君子曰嬰母知天命又能守先故之業流祚後世謀
慮深矣詩曰詒厥孫謀以燕翼子此之謂也

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