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σχὲς οὗπερ εἶ, “"stop where thou art,"i.e."say no more"”—do not go on to urge that I should receive this visitor. Cp. Eur. I. A. 1467σχές, μή με προλίπῃς”: Hipp. 1354σχές, ἀπειρηκὸς σῶμ᾽ ἀναπαύσω”. This correction (Heath's) of the MS. ἴσχες is much better than Doederlein's ἴσχε σ᾽. While the intrans. “ἔχε” is common as “"hold!"” (Plat. Prot. 349E etc.), we never find “ἔχε σε” in that sense.

τίδ᾽ ἔστι σοι; “"what is the matter with thee?"” Cp. 311.

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    • Euripides, Hippolytus, 1354
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    • Plato, Protagoras, 349e
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