TextHelpchinese
         Previous Next

治,君子謂虞姬好善,詩云,既見君子,我心則降,此之謂
也,

周列國 首句:鍾離春

Warring States after Zhou: Zhongli Chun of Qi

鍾離春者,齊無鹽邑之女,宣王之正后也,其為人極醜無
雙,臼頭深目,長指大節,卬鼻結喉,肥項少髮,折腰出胸
皮膚若漆,行年四十無所容入,衒嫁不售,流棄莫執,於
是乃拂拭短褐,自詣宣王,謂謁者曰,妾,齊之不售女
也,聞君王之聖德,願備後宫之掃除,頓首司馬門外,唯王
幸許之,謁者以聞,宣王方置酒於漸臺,左右聞之,莫不掩
口大笑,曰,此天下強顔女子也,豈不異哉,於是宣王乃召
見,謂之曰,昔者先王為寡人娶妃匹,皆已備有列位矣,今
夫人不容于郷里布衣,而欲干萬乘之主,亦有何奇能哉,
鍾離春對曰,無有,特竊慕大王之美義,王曰,雖然,何喜,

[ 列女傳卷二 / 七(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