Tarpeia

Roman - A vestal virgin. Daughter of Spurius Tarpeius. She fell in love with Titus Tatius, leader of the attacking Sabines, and opened the gates of the Capitol to them on condition that they gave her what they wore on their left arms. She was referring to their bracelets but the Sabines instead threw their shields and she was killed. Another version says she was killed by the Sabines when she tricked them into surrendering their arms. Sometimes called Tarpeia, worn on their left arms or worn on their left arms.

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