|Try first thyself, and after call in God; / For to the worker God himself lends aid.|
|—Hippolytus. Frag. 435.|
Harvard Classics, Vol. 8, Part 7
Aphrodite causes Phaedra to fall in love with her stepson, Hippolytus, with tragic consequences—Phaedra commits suicide and Hippolytus is killed by his father, Theseus.
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