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ὡς γέροντι with μακρὰν: cp. Plat. Soph. 226Cταχεῖαν, ὡς ἐμοί, σκέψιν ἐπιτάττεις” (“"a rapid process of thought for such as I am"”): Rep. 389 Dσωφροσύνης δέ, ὡς πλήθει, οὐ τὰ τοιάδε μέγιστα”; “"for the mass of men, are not the cardinal points of temperance such as these?"” Cp. 76.

προὐστάλης, hast fared forward: a compound not found elsewhere in Trag., except in Aesch. Theb. 415Δίκη...νιν προστέλλεται”, sends him forth as her champion.

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    • Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes, 415
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