Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes (English) (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Sept.].
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Chorus Never so long as I live may this divine assembly abandon us, 220nor may I live to see the city overrun and the army seizing it with hostile fire!

Eteocles When you invoke the gods, do not be ill-advised. For Obedience is 225the mother of Success, wife of Salvation—as the saying goes.



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