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ἔργον, opus est: 852: El. 1372 n.

ἐννέπειν δ̓: here “δὲ”=“ἀλλά”: Ant. 85 n.: Ph. 94.

ὅτου χάριν. Athena already knows his motive (36); but this touch of divine irony is dramatically useful by giving the cue for his statement.

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    • Euripides, Electra, 1372
    • Sophocles, Antigone, 85
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 94
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