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王陵母

The Mother of Wang Ling

漢丞相安國侯王陵之母也陵始爲縣邑豪高祖微時
兄事陵及高祖起沛陵亦聚黨數千以兵屬漢王項羽
與漢爲敵國得陵母置軍中陵使至則東嚮坐陵母欲
以招陵陵母旣而私送使者泣曰爲老妾語陵善事漢
王漢王長者無以老妾故懷二心言妾已死也乃伏劒
而死以固勉陵項羽怒烹之陵志益感終與高祖定天
下位至丞相封侯傳爵五世君子謂王陵母能棄身立
義以成其子詩云我躬不閱遑恤我後終身之仁也陵
母之仁及五世矣

[ 列女傳卷五 / 四(b) ]
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