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σταθμοῖσι, the door-posts. Cp. Od. 22. 181(with ref. to the watchers at the door of the armoury), “τὼ δ᾽ ἔσταν ἑκάτερθε παρὰ σταθμοῖσι μένοντε”. For the dat. of place, see 174 n. He stood there to intercept any inmate whom the sound of voices outside might have brought to the doors.

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