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ἀμελής, ἀμελές

uncaring, unconcerned

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γλυκύς, εῖα, ύ

sweet

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γοῦν

at any rate

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δέομαι (+ gen.)

need, ask, beg (+ gen.)

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δίδωμι (δο- )

give, grant

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ἐκδύομαι

undress (intransitive)

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μηδείς, μηδεμία, μηδέν (μηδένος)

no, no one

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ὅς, ἥ, ὅ

who, what, which

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ὅσπερ, ἥπερ, ὅπερ

who indeed, what indeed, which indeed

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ὅστις, ἥτις, ὅ τι

whoever, whatever

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ποῖος, α, ον

what sort of?

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ψηφίζομαι (fut. ψηφιέομαι)

vote

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(ἐπανέρχεται ἡ Μυρρίνη κλινίδιον φέρουσα.)

(Myrrhine returns bringing a little couch.)

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ΜΥΡΡΙΝΗ ἰδοὺ ἐγὼ ἐκδύομαι.

MYRRHINE “Look, I’m undressing.”

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(has a sudden thought) καίτοι ψίαθον χρή μ’ ἐνεγκεῖν

“And yet I must bring a mattress.”

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ΚΙΝΕΣΙΑΣ (surprised) ποία ψίαθος;

KINESIAS “What kind of mattress?”

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μὴ μοί γε.

“Don’t bother just for me.”

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ἀλλὰ δός μοί νυν κύσαι.

“Let me kiss you instead.”

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ΜΥ. ἰδού.

MYR. “There.”

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(κύσασα τὸν ἄνδρα, αὖθις ἐξέρχεται.)

(After kissing her husband she goes out again.)

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(φέρουσα δὲ ψίαθον, πάνυ ταχέως ἐπανέρχεται.)

(She comes back very quickly, bringing a mattress.)

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ἰδού, ψίαθος.

“Look, a mattress.”

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ἀλλὰ τί οὐ κατακλίνῃ;

“Why don’t you lie down?”

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καὶ δὴ ἐκδύομαι.

“And indeed I’m undressing.”

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(she has another sudden thought) καίτοι προσκεφάλαιον οὐκ ἔχεις.

“And yet you don’t have a pillow.”

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ΚΙΝ. (belligerently) ἀλλ’ οὐ δέομαι οὐδὲν ἔγωγε.

KIN. “But I certainly don’t need one.”

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ΜΥ. (firmly) νὴ Δί’, ἀλλ’ ἐγὼ δέομαι.

MYR. “By Zeus, but I need one.”

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(αὖθις ἐξέρχεται.)

(She goes out again.)

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(ἐπανέρχεται δὲ προκεφάλαιον φέρουσα.)

(She returns bringing a pillow.)

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ΜΥ. ἀνίστασο, ἀναπήδησον.

“Stand up. Jump up.”

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ΚΙΝ. (shaking his head) ἤδη πάντ’ἔχω, ὅσων δέομαι.

KIN. “Now I've got everything I need.”

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ΜΥ. ἅπαντα δῆτα;

MYR. “Everything, indeed?”

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ΚΙΝ. δεῦρό νυν, ὦ Μυρρινίδιον.

KIN. “Come here then, Myrrhine baby.”

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ΜΥ. (teasing, then seriously) τὸ στρόφιον ἤδη λύομαι.

MYR. “Now I’m untying my sash.”

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ἀλλὰ φύλαξαι μή μ’ ἐξαπατᾶν περὶ τῶν σπονδῶν, περὶ ὧν ἄρτι λόγους ἐποιούμεθα.

“But take care not to cheat me over the treaty that we recently discussed.”

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ΚΙΝ. (absently) νὴ Δί’, ἀπολοίμην ἄρα.

KIN. “By Zeus, may I die [if I cheat you].”

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ΜΥ. (ἐξαίφνης παύεται ἐκδυομένη.)

MYR. (Suddenly she stops undressing.)

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σισύραν οὐκ ἔχεις.

“You don’t have a blanket.”

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ΚΙΝ. (shouting in frustration) μὰ Δί’, οὐδὲ δέομαί γε, ἀλλὰ βίνειν βούλομαι.

KIN. “By Zeus, I don’t need one, but I want to screw.”

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́ΜΥ. (teasing again) ἀμέλει ποιήσεις τοῦτο.

MYR. “OF course you’ll do this.”

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ταχὺ γὰρ ἔρχομαι.

“For I’m coming back quickly.”

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(ἐξέρχεται)

(She goes out.)

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ΚΙΝ. (sighing wearily) ἡ ἄνθρωπος διαφθερεῖ με ταῖς σισύραις.

KIN. “The creature will kill me with her blankets.”

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(ἐπανέρχεται ἡ Μυρρίνη σισύραν φέρουσα.)

(Myrrhine returns bringing the blanket.)

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(firmly) νῦν δὲ φιλήσω. ἰδού.

“Now I’ll love you. Look.”

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ΜΥ. (holding him off) ἀνάμενε. ἆρα μυριῶ σε;

MYR. “Hang on. Shall I anoint you with myrrh?”

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ΚΙΝ. μὰ τὸν Ἀπόλλω, μὴ ἐμέ γε.

KIN. “By Apollo, not me.”

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ΜΥ. (firmly, picking up a flask of ointment) νὴ τὴν Ἀφροδίτην, ποιήσω τοῦτο.

MYR. “By Aphrodite, I shall do this.”

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πρότεινε δὴ τὴν χεῖρα καὶ ἀλείφου, λαβών ὅ σοι δώσω.

“Stretch out our hand and anoint (yourself), taking what what I shall give you.”

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ΚΙΝ. (suspiciously) οὐχ ἡδὺ τὸ μύρον ὅ μοι ἔδωκας.

KIN. “The myrrh which you gave me is not pleasant.”

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διατριβῆς γὰρ ὄζει, ἀλλ’ οὐκ ὄζει γάμων.

“For it smells of delay, but it doesn’t smell of marriage.”

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ΜΥ. (looking in mock anger at the flask). τάλαιν’ ἐγώ, τὸ Ῥόδιον ἤνεγκον μύρον.

MYR. “Poor me, I’ve brought the myrrh from Rhodes.”

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ΚΙΝ. (impatiently) ἀγαθόν. ἔα αὐτό, ὦ δαιμονία.

KIN. “Good. Let it be, my dear lady.”

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κάκιστ’ ἀπόλοιτο, ὅστις πρῶτος ἐποίησε μύρον.

“May the man who first made myrrh die very horribly.”

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ἀλλὰ κατακλίνηθι καὶ μή μοι φέρε μηδέν.

“But lie down and don’t bring me anything.”

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ΜΥ. ποιήσω ταῦτα, νὴ τὴν Ἄρτεμιν.

MYR. “I’ll do this, by Artemis.”

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ὑπολύομαι γοῦν.

“I’m undoing my shoes at any rate.”

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ἀλλ’, ὦ φίλτατε, σπονδὰς ποιεῖσθαι ψηφιεῖ;

“But, my dearest husband, will you vote to make a treaty?”

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ΚΙΝ. (absently) ψηφιοῦμαι.

KIN. “I’ll vote.”

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(ἡ Μυρρίνη ἀποτρέχει.)

(Myrrhine runs away.)

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τί δὲ τουτὶ τὸ πρᾶγμα;

“What’s going on here?”

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ἡ γυνὴ ἀπελθοῦσα μ’ ἔλιπεν.

“The wife’s gone off and left me.”

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οἴμοι, τί πάσχω;

“Oh dear, what am I suffering?”

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τί πείσομαι;

“What shall I suffer?”

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οἴμοι, ἀπολεῖ με ἡ γυνή.

“Oh dear, the wife will destroy me.”

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τίνα νῦν βινήσω;

“Who(m) shall I screw now?”

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οἴμοι. δυστυχέστατος ἐγώ.

“Alas, I’m the unluckiest man alive.”

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ἀμελής, ἀμελές

uncaring, unconcerned

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γλυκύς, εῖα, ύ

sweet

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γοῦν

at any rate

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δέομαι (+ gen.)

need, ask, beg (+ gen.)

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δίδωμι (δο- )

give, grant

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ἐκδύομαι

undress (intransitive)

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μηδείς, μηδεμία, μηδέν (μηδένος)

no, no one

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ὅς, ἥ, ὅ

who, what, which

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ὅστις, ἥτις, ὅ τι

who indeed, what indeed, which indeed

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ὅσπερ, ἥπερ, ὅπερ

whoever, whatever

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ποῖος, α, ον

what sort of?

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ψηφίζομαι (fut. ψηφιέομαι

vote

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