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The optative without “κε” or “ἄν” is common in future (possible) wishes. E. g. A 18, “υ?μῖν μὲν θεοὶ δοῖεν κτλ.”, ‘may the gods give to you’ etc. A 42, “τι?σειαν”. B 259, “μηκέτ᾽”(“ι”) ... “ἐπείη”, a form of curse. 16.30, “μὴ ... λάβοι κτλ. Σ” 107, “ὡς ... ἀπόλοιτο κτλ.

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