Learning about this turn of events

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Learning about this turn of events, Juno is enraged once again. She vows to do her best  to forestall the destiny that she realizes must nevertheless be fulfilled: the marriage of  Aeneas and Lavinia, and the settlement of the Trojans in Latium. Bent on mischief, she  enlists the help of the fury Allecto, whom she commands to foment war between the  Trojans and the Latins. Allecto goes first to Queen Amata, who favors Turnus as her future son-in-law and  bitterly opposes her husband's choice of Aeneas, and incites the queen to describe  Aeneas to Latinus in the most vicious terms. Amata reminds the king that her choice,  Turnus, is also a foreigner, by birth; because his ancestors are Greek, he fulfills the  requirement of the oracle. Latinus, however, remains unmoved, enraging Amata to the  point that she hides Lavinia. Next, disguised as an old woman, Allecto visits Turnus and tells him that he must defend 
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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