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[3] So the comic poet Cratinus, in his ‘Cheirons,’ says: ‘Faction and Saturn, that ancient of days, were united in wedlock; their offspring was of all tyrants the greatest, and lo! he is called by the gods the head-compeller.’ 1 And again in his ‘Nemesis’: ‘Come, Zeus! of guests and heads the Lord!’ 2

1 Kock, Com. Att. Frag. i. p. 86.

2 Kock, Com. Att. Frag. i. p. 49.

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