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Sophocles, Women Of Trachis, 383-384


nanMay destruction seize not all wrongdoers—no, only the man who practices stealthy wrongdoing that is shameful to his rank! Deianeira:


nanMay destruction seize not all wrongdoers—no, only the man who practices stealthy wrongdoing that is shameful to his rank! Deianeira:


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1. Euripides, Hippolytus, 1026-1031, 1025 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1025. Now by Zeus, the god of oaths, and by the earth, whereon we stand, I swear to thee I never did lay hand upon thy wife nor would have wished to, or have harboured such a thought Slay me, ye gods! rob me of name and honour, from home and city cast me forth, a wandering exile o’er the earth!
2. Euripides, Iphigenia Among The Taurians, 750-752, 535 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3. Euripides, Medea, 113-114, 1329, 1389-1390, 163-165, 625-626, 764-767, 803-806, 112 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

4. Sophocles, Women of Trachis, 1040, 1189, 1193-1201, 1220-1229, 384, 781-782, 808-809, 818-820, 1039 (5th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

1039. Heal this pain with which your godless mother has enraged me! So may I see her fall to ruin, exactly, just exactly, as she has destroyed me!


Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
aegeus and medea Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
chorus, oaths sworn by Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
contract, conditional self-curse of oath Fletcher, Performing Oaths in Classical Greek Drama (2012) 84
contract, curse Fletcher, Performing Oaths in Classical Greek Drama (2012) 84
deianeira Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
episodes, of the women of trachis (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 539, 540
general parodos, of the women of trachis (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 539
glauce (medea) Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
hyllus Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
iole (trachiniae) Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
iphigeneia Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
jason (medea), curses by Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
lichas (trachiniae) Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
medea, and jasons perjury Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
medea, oath with aegeus Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
odysseus, curses against Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
orestes Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
perjury' Fletcher, Performing Oaths in Classical Greek Drama (2012) 84
revenge curses Sommerstein and Torrance, Oaths and Swearing in Ancient Greece (2014) 25
structure, of the women of trachis (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 539, 540
women of trachis, the (sophocles) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 539, 540