rtain. by Derdas
because he mocked at his youth, and the attack of the eunuch on Evagoras of
Cyprus was for revenge, for he
murdered him as being insulted, because Evagoras's son had taken away his wife.
And many risings have also
occurred because of shameful personal indignities committed by certain monarchs.
One instance is the attack of Crataeas on ArchelausKing of Macedon
413-399 B.C. Euripides went to
reside at his court 408 B.C. and died there 406 B.C. at the age of 75.; for he was always
resentful of the association, so that even a smaller excuse became sufficient,
or perhaps it was because he did not give him the hand of one of his daughters
after agreeing to do so, but gave the elder to the king of Elimea when hard
pressed in a war against Sirras and Arrabaeus, and the younger to his son
Amyntas, thinking that thus Amyntas would be least likely to quarrel with his
son by Cleopatra; but at all events Cra