Euripides

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Euripides (Ancient Greek: Εὐριπίδης) (ca. 480 BCE – 406 BCE) was the last of the three great tragedians of classical Athens (the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles). Ancient scholars thought that Euripides had written ninety-five plays, although four of those were probably written by Critias. Eighteen or nineteen of Euripides' plays have survi ...
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Far-seeking and deep debate,
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That is as the strength of Fate.
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Some one loves thee, rarest,
Bright beyond my telling.
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Nicole Walker 01 February 2019
Why arent you showing the rest of the poem? ? ?
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