I need to find something that alludes to the story of Ruth in The Bible.
The Book of Ruth, as you probably know, is one of the books in the Old Testament. According to the Wikipedia online encyclopedia:
The book tells of Ruth's accepting the God of the Israelites as her God and the Israelite people as her own. In Ruth 1:16 and 17 Ruth tells Naomi, her Israelite mother-in-law, "Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there I will be buried."
As far as allusions are concerned, the most famous allusion is contained in John Keats' masterpiece, "Ode to a Nightingale." In the next-to-last stanza of the poem the speaker says:
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