Martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian. Legend says that while her body was being conveyed home, a fierce storm blew up that threatened to sink the boat; a dove flew from her mouth, and the storm abated. The dove then guided the boat to Monaco, where the saint‘s remains were interred.
- at Corsica
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- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
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