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γοῦν—‘at least,’ ‘certainly,’ giving the reason in support of the previous remark.

δύνασθαι—infin. is rare after αἰσθάνομαι. M. T. § 914. The epitaph is ascribed by Aristotle, Rhet. I. 9 to Simonides of Ceos. Ath. Pol. c. 18 says that Hipparchus was an admirer of Simonides.

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