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"The men were broken-hearted as they heard me, and threw themselves on the ground groaning and tearing their hair, but they did not mend matters by crying. When we reached the sea shore, weeping and lamenting our fate, Circe brought the ram and the ewe, and we made them fast hard by the ship. She passed through the midst of us without our knowing it, for who can see the comings and goings of a god, if the god does not wish to be seen?

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus, 477
    • W. Walter Merry, James Riddell, D. B. Monro, Commentary on the Odyssey (1886), 6.61
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