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I will set forth; but going within my house I will clothe myself in fitting attire, and then I will hasten to the Argive fleet. Chorus Leader
Why, what dress in place of this will you assume? Dolon
 One that fits my task and furtive steps. Chorus Leader
One should ever learn wisdom from the wise; tell me, what will be your equipment? Dolon
I will fasten a wolf-skin about my back, and over my head put the brute's gaping jaws;  then fitting its fore-feet to ny hands and its hind-feet to my legs, I will go on all-fours in imitation of a wolf's gait to puzzle the enemy, when I approach their trenches and barriers round the ships. Rut whenever I come to a deserted spot,  I will walk on two feet; such is the ruse I have decided on. Chorus Leader
May Hermes, Maia's child, escort you safely there and back, prince of tricksters as he is! You know what you have to do; good luck is all you need now. Dolon
I shall return in safety, and bring to you the head of Odysseus  when I have slain him, or the son of Tydeus, and with this clear proof before you you shall assert that Dolon went to the Argive fleet; for, before the dawn, I will come back home with bloodstained hand.Exit Dolon.
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