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順陽楊香

Yang Xiang from Shunyang County

漢楊香順陽南鄉縣楊豐女也隨父田間穫粟豐爲虎
所曳香年十四手無寸刃乃搤虎頸虎亦靡牙而逝豐
因得免太守平昌孟肇之賜資穀旌其門閭焉君子謂
楊香盡孝而不怯死易曰履虎尾不咥人此之謂也

汪 曰虎雖戾蟲人雖甘餌能以誠孝感通則天
地鬼神默有以相之虎之與人異類而媚矣楊香以
一女子搤虎以全其父蓋當是時香之心惟知有父
不知有虎故以石視虎而奮不願身免父於難不然
彼非有伏虎之能勑虎之法不談虎而色變則見虎

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