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ὃν refers, not to “μόρος”, but back to “Ἔρως” (354), verses 356 f. being parenthetical; just as in 997 “ἣν” refers to “κρηπὶς” in 992, and not to “λώβαν” in 996. The conjecture would enfeeble the passage. ὃνπαρώσας expresses that the divine agent, who should have been placed in the foreground of the story (cp. 862), has been thrust out of sight. Cp. Eur. Andr.29Ἑρμιόνην γαμεῖ”, | “τοὐμὸν παρώσας δεσπότης δοῦλον λέχος.—ἔμπαλιν λέγει”, speaks in a contrary sense. Her.1. 207ἔχω γνώμην̔...τὰ ἔμπαλιν οὗτοι”. Il.9. 56οὐδὲ πάλιν ἐρέει” (‘gainsay’).

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    • Euripides, Andromache, 29
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