Charybdis - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a whirpool in the sea, perhaps near Sicily
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infested, nor did raging Charybdis destroy him after her
ire from its mouth, what Charybdis, & What three-headed
That great Charybdis of the sea, who holds
'the rock;' for 'the Charybdis of his possessions,' rather
bles produced Scylla and Charybdis; hence barkings were
the whirlpool of Charybdis, both notoriously treacherous.
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