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μή, μή μ᾽ ἀνέρῃ. As the verses from 207 onwards are ἀνομοιόστροφα (see on 117), the strophic test is absent, but μή, μή μ̓ is metrically preferable to μὴ μὴ μή μ̓ here (see Metr. Analysis). And, after the preceding ἀλλὰ μή, a threefold iteration would rather weaken than strengthen.

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    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 207
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