So speaking he set his child again in the arms of his beloved wife, who took him back again to her fragrant bosom smiling in her tears; and her husband saw, and took pity upon her, and stroked her with his hand, and called her by name and spoke to her "Poor Andromache! Why does your heart sorrow so much for me?"
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Props to whomever made this. Because I’m pretty sure it’s the sassiest gif to ever gif.
The fact that he’s describing his pants ripping just improves it.
He is half of my soul, as the poets say.
He will be dead soon and his honor is all that will remain. It is his child, his dearest self. Should I reproach him for it? I have saved Briseis I cannot save them all. I know, now, how I would answer Chiron. I would say: there is no answer.
Whichever you choose, you are wrong.