Lady Fame

Lady Fame

capriciously distributes fame and slander. [Br. Lit.: Chaucer The House of Fame in Benét, 479]
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Theconcludingseven-year-old andupwardsmares'maidenrace saw a close finish when Lady Fame andjockeyChrisCullygot thebetterofthelong-timeleader No Patience ridden by Paddy Magee.
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They clamor about Lady Fame, begging that their own achievements be immortalized.
Thus proclaimers of actions such as Aeneas' beseech Lady Fame:
But the third section shows lady Fame in her house distributing fame and slander among some of her applicants and denying any renown to others, all with arbitrary capriciousness.
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