Epigram 9.501

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On an Earthquake

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τὴν πόλιν οἱ νέκυες πρότερον ζῶσαν κατέλειψαν:;,
ἡμεῖς δὲ ζῶντες τὴν πόλιν ἐκφέρομεν.

— Paton edition

The dead used to leave the city alive behind them,
but we living now carry the city to her grave.

— Paton edition

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Scholia

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