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 Cestui que VieCf. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ces’tus,
 
in Homer, is the girdle of Venus, of magical power to move to ardent love. In Jerusalem Delivered, Ar’mida wore a similar cestus.   1
 


 Cestui que VieCf. 

 
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