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→ Homer → Iliad → Book XXIII: Funeral games for Patroclus
→ vv. 140-153: Achilles cuts his hair and puts it into Patroclus's hands
→ vv. 212-216: The wind gods kindle Patroclus's funerary pyre
→ vv. 287-624: Chariot race of Eumelus, Diomedes, Menelaus, Antilochus and Merion
→ vv. 754-777: With Minerva's help Ulysses wins a race because Ajax drips in offal
→ vv. 778-784: Ulysses receives a vessel as prize, Ajax a bull