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[51] “δυσμενέσιν κτλ”.: for the chiastic order of words, cf. A 443, 558 f., vs. 103 f., 179; see § 2 o.

κατηφείην: humiliation, shame. cf. “ Κικέρων ἔφη ... γέλωτα μὲν τοῖς ἐχθροῖς, αἶσχος δὲ τοῖς οἰκείοις παρέχοντα” Dio Cass. xxxviii. 23. 1.

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