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one of the three Furies

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Without delay Allecto, Dripping venom deadly as the Gorgon's, Passed into Latium first and the high hall Of the Laurentine king.
Significantly, Virgil's Allecto also leads vulnerable and enraged mortals astray from their ideal families.
29) Furor, Mars, Allecto, Bellona, Enyo flock to Henry, and the English invasion is launched across the channel:
When Troy might have had peace, it is the fury Allecto, as in Aeneid VII, who upsets things by reminding Priam of the need for vengeance (II.
His utterances, reminiscent of those of Allecto in the Aeneid, are intended not only to persuade, but to foment anger and unleash fury.