Nestor


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(Greek mythology) a wise old counselor to the Greeks at Troy

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There is something else, however, about which I should like to ask Nestor, for he knows much more than any one else does.
"I will tell you truly," answered Nestor, "and indeed you have yourself divined how it all happened.
When they had made their offerings and had drunk each as much as he was minded, Minerva and Telemachus were for going on board their ship, but Nestor caught them up at once and stayed them.
Nestor was astonished, and took Telemachus by the hand.
Then, when they had made their drink offerings and had drunk each as much as he was minded, the others went home to bed each in his own abode; but Nestor put Telemachus to sleep in the room that was over the gateway along with Pisistratus, who was the only unmarried son now left him.
Now when the child of morning rosy-fingered Dawn appeared, Nestor left his couch and took his seat on the benches of white and polished marble that stood in front of his house.
Nestor gave out the gold, and the smith gilded the horns of the heifer that the goddess might have pleasure in their beauty.
When they had done praying and sprinkling the barley meal {32} Thrasymedes dealt his blow, and brought the heifer down with a stroke that cut through the tendons at the base of her neck, whereon the daughters and daughters in law of Nestor, and his venerable wife Eurydice (she was eldest daughter to Clymenus) screamed with delight.
Meanwhile lovely Polycaste, Nestor's youngest daughter, washed Telemachus.
His promoter Nestor Tobias describes him as the future of boxing, a fighter with discipline and impeccable punching power and definitely one to watch for the future.
Imagine a show with a script by Nestor, with songs composed by Gines whose music was arranged by National Artist Ryan Cayabyab.
Nestor Park then found the company too hot in the Grade 1 Challow Hurdle at Newbury in December, when finishing last of seven to Champ.
Nestor exchanged some neat passes on Chennai's left-hand side and ran at will towards the backtracking Pune defense before picking out Ameerudeen Mohaideeen on the right.
"It is with deep sadness that the Monetary Board announced thatBangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor and Chairman of the Monetary Board Nestor A.
The district court found that on May 10, 2017, Officer Riley was on duty traveling on a rural road in Harrison County, West Virginia, when he observed Nestor removing items from the bed of a truck that was parked off the left side of the road, on private posted property, and placing them on the ground.