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P. Terentius Afer (Terence), The Eunuch (ed. Henry Thomas Riley), act 3, scene 1 (search)
Captain. THRASO Undoubtedly it is the case with me, that every thing I do is a cause for thankfulness. GNATHO Upon my faith, I've observed it. THRASO The most mighty King,The most mighty King: It has been suggested that Darius III. is here alluded to, who was a contemporary of Menander. As however Pyrrhus, king of Epirus, is mentioned in this Play, there is no necessity to go out of the way to make Terence guilty of an anachronism. Madame Dacier suggests that Seleucus, king of part of Asia Minor, is meant; and as Thraso is called "a stranger" or "foreigner" toward the end of the Play, he probably was intended to be represented as a native