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[145] πᾶν ... δράσοντος to do everything = to leave nothing untried: for ὡς cp. 97. Plat. Apol. 39aἐάν τις τολμᾷ πᾶν ποιεῖν καὶ λέγειν.Xen. Hell. 7.4.21πάντα ἐποίει ὅπως, εἰ δύναιτο, ἀπαγάγοι.εὐτυχεῖς ...
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: “fortunate,” if they succeed in their search for the murderer, who, as they now know, is in their land )110(: “ruined,” if they fail, since they will then rest under the ἀνήκεστον μίασμα )98(. The unconscious speaker, in his last word, strikes the key-note of the destined περιπέτεια.

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