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Chorus For now in truth the whole land of Asia, decimated, moans: 550Xerxes led forth (woe!), Xerxes laid low (woe!), Xerxes disposed all things imprudently with his sea-going vessels. Why then was Darius 555in his time so unscathed by disaster, he who was ruler of archers, to the men of Susa a beloved leader?



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