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[392e] “He alone defended their city and long walls.
Hom. Il. 22.5071 Therefore, as it seems, it is right to call the son of the defender Astyanax (Lord of the city), ruler of that which his father, as Homer says, defended.

That is clear to me.

Indeed? I do not yet understand about it myself, Hermogenes. Do you?

No, by Zeus, I do not.

1 But the verb is in the second person, addressed by Hecuba to Hector after his death.

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