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梁寡高行

The Exalted Conduct Widow of Liang

高行者梁之寡婦也其爲人榮於色而美於行夫死早
寡不嫁梁貴人多爭欲娶之者不能得梁王聞之使相
聘焉高行曰妾夫不幸早死先狗馬塡溝壑妾守養其
幼孤曾不得專意貴人多求妾者幸而得免今王又重
之妾聞婦人之義一往而不改以全貞信之節念忘死
而趍生是不信也貴而忘賤是不貞也棄義而從利無
以爲人乃援鏡持刀以割其鼻曰妾已刑矣所以不死
者不忍幼弱之重孤也王之求妾者以其色也今刑餘
之人殆可釋矣於是相以報王大其義高其行乃復其

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