Aeschylus, Suppliant Women (English) (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Supp.].
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[Chorus of Handmaidens] But for the fugitives I have boding fears of blasts of harm and cruel distress and bloody wars. 1045How did they make such a smooth voyage when pursuit followed fast upon their track?

Whatever is fated, that will come to pass. The mighty, untrammelled will of Zeus cannot be transgressed. 1050Marriage has been the destiny of many women before our time.



Aeschylus, Suppliant Women (English) (XML Header) [genre: poetry; drama; tragedy] [word count] [Aesch. Supp.].
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