(in Orlando Furioso), son of Constantine, the Greek
emperor, is promised Bradamant in marriage by her parents. Amon and
Beatrice; but Bradamant loves Rogero. By-and-by a friendship springs
up between Leon and Rogero, and when the prince learns that Bradamant
and Rogero are betrothed to each other, he nobly withdraws his suit,
and Rogero marries Bradamant.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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