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ἐκ γόων, instead of the simple gen.; cp. 231, 987.

οἱ κάτω θεοί. Electra has invoked these deities as avengers (110). The prayer is that they may leave her in her present wretchedness. (Not, that, after death, she may lament for ever in the shades.)

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