Epigram 7.722

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Codex Palatinus 23 p. 321

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Δηρίφατον κλαίω Τιμοσθένη, υἷα Μολοσσοῦ,
ξεῖνον ἐπὶ ξείνῃ Κεκροπίᾳ φθίμενον.

— Paton edition

I weep for Timosthenes, the son of Molossus, slain
in battle, dying a stranger on the strange Attic soil.

— Paton edition

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Topos de "l'homme mort en pays étranger"

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

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