πενθεῖν ... καὶ φέρειν The form of the sentence, in dependence on θαῦμα οὐδέν, seems to exclude the version: “It is not strange that, as you bear, so you should mourn, a double pain ” （parataxis for hypotaxis）. Rather the sense is: “that you should mourn （aloud） and （inwardly） suffer a double pain ” — i.e., the physical pain of the wounds, and the mental pain of retrospect. I do not agree with Schneidewin in referring διπλᾶ πενθεῖν to the double οἴμοι （1316 f.） as = “make a twofold lament.” The φέρειν of A must be right. φορεῖν can stand for φέρειν “to carry” when habitual carrying is implied （Hdt. 3.34, and of bearers in Soph. Trach. 965）: or fig., of mental habit （“ἦθος φορεῖν” Soph. Ant. 705）: but φορεῖν κακά could only mean “to carry ills about with thee ”; which is not appropriate here.
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