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[1261] Ah, the blunders of an unthinking mind, blunders of rigidity, yielding death! Oh, you witnesses of the killers and the killed, both of one family! [1265] What misery arises from my reasonings! Haemon, you have died after a young life, youngest and last of my sons! O God! You have departed not by your foolishness, but by my own!

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus, 1384
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