Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Sept.].
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226 Χορός ἔστι· θεοῦ δ’ ἔτ’ ἰσχὺς καθυπερτέρα·
πολλάκι δ’ ἐν κακοῖσι τὸν ἀμάχανον
κἀκ χαλεπᾶς δύας ὕπερθ’ ὀμμάτων
κρημναμενᾶν νεφελᾶν ὀρθοῖ.
Ἐτεοκλῆς
230ἀνδρῶν τάδ’ ἐστί, σφάγια καὶ χρηστήρια
θεοῖσιν ἕρδειν πολεμίων πειρωμένους ·
σὸν δ’ αὖ τὸ σιγᾶν καὶ μένειν εἴσω δόμων.


Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Sept.].
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