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ἐπὶ σοὶ (cp. 1003) is Seyffert's correction of the MS. ὅτι σοι (or σοί), which could not mean, ‘that it is for thee,’ i.e., ‘in thy power.’ The objection to reading ὅτι σόν is that this would mean rather, ‘that it is thy part’ (or ‘duty’): cp. O. C. 721 n.


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    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 721
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