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Neoptolemus
No, even though he hears nothing, I see that [840] we have made this bow our quarry to no end, if we sail without him. His must be the victor's crown. It is he that the god commanded we bring. It would be a foul disgrace upon us to boast of deeds in which failure and fraud had equal parts.

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Electra, 274
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Electra, 371
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Electra, 979
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Philoctetes, 1330
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