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ἄγε με. “"Lead me (to the spot where we last saw our father), and then slay me also."” In ἐπενάριξον the prep.= “"in addition"” (i.e. to my father). Not, “"slay me at his grave"” ( Eur. Hec. 505κἄμ᾽ ἐπισφάξαι τάφῳ”). She could not intend this after Ismene's words “ἄταφος ἔπιτνε”, to which she had been attentive. Cp. Ismene's wish, 1689.

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