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[446] Hector feels that he cannot save the city, but he will save his father's fame and his own.

ἀρνύμενος: striving to gain. Cf.Α 159, α 5, Χ 160.

πατρός: “πατρί” might have been used, with little difference of meaning.

αὐτοῦ: intensive, agreeing with “ἐμοῦ” implied in “ἐμόν”. cf. 490, 5.741.

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