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ἀλλ̓ replies to the doubt implied in “χαρτὸν εἴ τι καὶ φέρεις”. Hence the two co-ordinated clauses are here equally important: this is not a case in which the main stress is on the clause with “δέ” (as in O. C.1536, Ph.503).


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    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 1536
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