aleator classicus

Reading at Random in Classical Literature

Sophocles, Acrisius fr. 63

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δῆλον γάρ· ἐν δεσμοῖσι δραπέτης ἀνὴρ
κῶλον ποδισθεὶς πᾶν πρὸς ἡδονὴν λέγει.

It’s clear! A runaway who’s in chains and has fetters on his feet says everything to humour you.

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June 27, 2012 at 12:00 PM

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