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[141] οὐδ᾽ ἂν ἐγὼ κτλ.: resumes the thought of 129, as a logical inference from the fate of Lycurgus. cf. “Ἥφαιστ᾽ , οὔ τις σοί γε θεῶν δύνατ̓ ἀντιφερίζειν, οὐδ̓ ἂν ἐγὼ σοί γ̓ ὧδε πυρὶ φλεγέθοντι μαχοίμην Φ” 357 f., Od. 9.275 ff. — “I, too, should not live long, if I should fight with the gods,” is implied.

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