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" Happy is the female that is handsome. She herself loves (or chooses) her friend among the people." In the Mahabharata the King's daughters appear to choose their husbands, but this is a prerogative of Royalty. * When the widow has led her husband to... "
The History of Antiquity - Page 513
by Max Duncker - 1880
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The history of antiquity, from the Germ. by E. Abbott, Volume 4

Maximilian Wolfgang Duncker - 1880
...a heroic manner did she end her life, and moved all who saw her death to sympathy or admiration." l Western accounts from the first century BC and later...the next be excluded from the abode of her husband. Sh» must live alone, avoid all sensual pleasure, starve herself, and do acts of piety, then after...
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Primitive and Ancient Legal Institutions, Volume 2

Albert Kocourek, John Henry Wigmore - Comparative law - 1915 - 704 pages
...this is a prerogative of Royalty. 4 When the widow has led her husband to the place of burial, she is exhorted to "elevate herself to the world of life," for her marriage is at an end. (Duncker, op. cit., iv. 511.) 5 In one hymn the poet prays that Pushan will protect him and provide...
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Morals in Evolution: A Study in Comparative Ethics

Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse - Ethics - 1915 - 648 pages
...this is a prerogative of Royalty. 3 When the widow has led her husband to the place of burial, she is exhorted to " elevate herself to the world of life," for her marriage is at an end (Duncker, op. cit., iv. 511). does so is " a seller of his offspring." 1 Purchase is reduced to the...
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