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 Bride of Lammermoor.Bridegroom 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bride of the Sea.
 
Venice; so called from the ancient ceremony of the Doge, who threw a ring into the Adriatic, saying, “We wed thee, O sea, in token, of perpetual domination.”   1
 


 Bride of Lammermoor.Bridegroom 

 
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