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...after a disastrous campaign, was compelled hy her conqueror to send once, every nine vears a trihute to Crete of seven youths and seven maidens. The doomed fourteen, who were selected hy lot and amid the lamentations ot the citizens, returned no more. The vessel that hore them to Crete...