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It is time, friends, high time to go to the banquet - if we want to have our share of it -  to go to the banquet. Open your ranks and let the Cretan rhythms regulate your dances. Blepyrus
That's what I am doing. Chorus
And you others, let your light steps too keep time.
 Very soon we'll be eating  lepadotemachoselachogaleokranioleipsanodrimypotrimmatosilphiotyromelitokatakechymenokichlepikossyphophattoperisteralektryonoptokephaliokinklopeleiolagoiosiraiobaphetragalopterygon.  Come, quickly, seize hold of a plate, snatch up a cup, and let's run to secure a place at table. The rest will have their jaws at work by this time. Chorus
As they depart, dancing, with Blepyrus leading them.
 Dance gaily! Iai! Iai! We shall dine! Euoi! Euai! Euai! As for a triumph! Euoi! Euoi! Euai! Euai!