Epigram 7.447

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Codex Palatinus 23 p. 278

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σύντομος ἦν ὁ ξεῖνος: ὃ καὶ στίχος: οὐ μακρὰ λέξω:
Θῆρις Ἀρισταίου, Κρὴς ἐπ᾽ ἐμοὶ δολιχός.

— Paton edition

The stranger was brief; so shall the verse be. I
will not tell a long story " Theris Aristaeus' son, a
Cretan." — For me it is too long.

— Paton edition

Comment

#1

Topos de "l'homme mort en pays étranger"

Particulièrement présent chez Crinagroas (cf. 7.376, 618, 645)

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