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1

οἴμοι

alas! oh dear!

2

ποῦ;

where?

3

ὁ Ἡηγέστρατος καὶ Ζηνόθεμις οὐ μένουσιν ἀλλὰ φεύγουσιν.

Hegestratos and Sdenothemis do not wait around but run away.

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εἰς τὴν γὰρ θάλατταν ῥίπτουσιν ἑαυτοὺς οἱ ἄνθρωποι, καὶ τὸν λέμβον ζητοῦσιν.

For the men throw themselves into the sea, and look for the lifeboat.

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καὶ οἱ μὲν ναῦται ἀπὸ τοῦ πλοίου τὴν φυγὴν σαφῶς ὁρῶσιν, ὁ δὲ κυβερνήτης τὸν λέμβον ἀπολύει.

The sailors clearly see their flight from the ship, and the captain unties the lifeboat.

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ὁ δὲ λέμβος ἀπὸ τοῦ πλοίου ἀποχωρεῖ.

The lifeboat drifts away from the ship.

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ΖΗΝ. (thrashing around in the waves) οἴμοι, ποῦ ὁ λέμβος; ποῦ ἐστιν, ὦ Ἠγέστρατε;

SDEN. Oh dear! Where is the life-boat? Where is it, Hegestratos?

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ΗΓ. ἐγὼ τὸν λέμβον οὐχ ὁρῶ, ὦ Ζηνόθεμι — οἴμοι.

HEG. I can’t see the the life-boat, Sdenothemis — oh dear!

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ΖΗΝ. ἀποθνῄσκομεν, ὦ Ἡγέστρατε. βοηθεῖτε, ὦ ναῦται, βοηθεῖτε.

SDEN. We are dying, Hegestratos. Help, sailors, help!

10

ΗΓ. ἀποθνῄσκω —

SDEN. I am dying —

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ΔΙΚ. ἆρα τοὺς ἀνθρώπους ὁρᾷς σύ, ὦ κυβερνῆτα;

DIK. Do you see those men, captain?

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ἀποθνῄσκουσι γὰρ οἱ ἄνθρωποι.

The men are dying.

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ὁ γὰρ λέμβος ἀπὸ τοῦ πλοίου σαφῶς ἀποχωρεῖ.

For the lifeboat is clearly drifting away from the ship.

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ΚΥΒ. μὴ φρόντιζε· κακοὶ γάρ εἰσιν οἱ ἄνθρωποι, ὦ Δικαιλόπολι, καὶ κακῶς ἀποθνῄσκουσιν.

CAPTAIN Don’t worry! For the fellows are bad, Dikaiopolis, and they are dying badly.

15

οἴμοι

alas! oh dear!

16

ποῦ;

where?

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