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ἐρείσατεπλευρὸν ἀμφιδέξιον, “"press each her side (to mine) on right and left"”—Antigone on his one hand, Ismene on the other. Cp. O. T. 1243ἀμφιδεξίοις ἀκμαῖς”, with the fingers of both hands, where see n.

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