Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes (English) (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Sept.].
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Chorus Now it is as if a sea of evils pushes its swell onward. As one wave sinks, the sea raises up another, 760triple-crested, which crashes around the city's stern. In between a narrow defense stretches—no wider than a wall. I fear that the city will be overthrown along with its kings. 765



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