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[Neither do I think he met an ignoble death.] And did he not himself by treachery bring ruin on his house? [1525] Yet, as he has suffered—worthy prize of worthy deed—for what he did to my sweet flower, shoot sprung from him, the sore-wept Iphigenia, let him make no great boasts in the halls of Hades, since with death dealt him by the sword he has paid for what he first began.

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Ajax, 905
    • Walter Leaf, Commentary on the Iliad (1900), 3.100
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