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I shiver with rapture; I soar on the wings of sudden joy! [695] O Pan, O Pan, appear to us, sea-rover, from the stony ridge of snow-beaten Cyllene. King, dancemaker for the gods, come, so that joining with us you may set on the Nysian and the Cnosian steps, [700] your self-taught dances. Now I want to dance. And may Apollo, lord of Delos, step over the Icarian sea [705] and join me in his divine form, in eternal benevolence!

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus, 151-215
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus, 1694
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Philoctetes, 1091
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