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ποῖμενεῖς. For “ποῖ” as =“μέχρι τίνος, εἰς τίνα χρόνον”, cp. Ar. Lys. 526ποῖ γὰρ καὶ χρῆν ἀναμεῖναι”; It is also possible to join “ποῖ” with “βλέψασα”: ‘to what quarter—to what hope— can you look?’ But the order of the words is certainly against that.

βλέψας᾿: cp. 888.

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    • Sophocles, Electra, 888
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