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πιστεύσαντα, ‘in reliance’ upon the divine oracle, and upon the report of it given by N. (1336—1343). Though “πιστεύω” sometimes=‘obey’ ( Tr. 1228), it is unnecessary to suppose that sense here.

1377 The words τῷδε δυστήνῳ ποδί (dat. of circumstance) have a compressed dramatic force. ‘What,—go to Agamemnon,—when I bear about with me this plague which caused him to cast me forth?’

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    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 1228
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