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καὶ......κοὐκ, corresponding with the alternatives in Creon's question : for the conjunctive form, cp. 1192: [Eur.] Rhes. 164ναί, καὶ δίκαια ταῦτα κοὐκ ἄλλως λέγω.

τὸ μή: for the art., cp. 78. “τὸ μὴ οὐκ” is unnecessary, though it would be normal: cp. O. T. 1387οὐκ ἂν ἐσχόμην τὸ μὴ 'ποκλῇσαι”, n.

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    • Sophocles, Antigone, 1192
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