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Then Alcinous said to one of the servants, "Pontonous, mix a cup of wine and hand it round that we may make drink-offerings to Jove the lord of thunder, who is the protector of all well-disposed suppliants.
Verily he had slain her noble father violently when he was angry about oxen; so he left his own country and came to Thebes and was suppliant to the shield-carrying men of Cadmus.
Felton, in his turn a suppliant, clasped his hands.
posting his palace guards on watch for suppliants who entered into the
They are Persians (472 BC), the earliest Greek tragedy that has come down to us; Seven Against Thebes (467 BC); Suppliants (probably 463 BC); and the three plays of the Oresteia trilogy: Agammemnon, Libation Bearers, and Eumenides.
The title of the second invokes the Argive mothers in Euripides's play The Suppliants, who beg for the bodies of their seven warrior sons--perhaps the men whose heads are portrayed in clay upstairs.
the arrival of the suppliants, their distress often communicated by dress or body language, adoption of an inferior attitude to the supplicated (often kneeling), physical contact [touching the chin or knees (.
Athens, as the imperial city, is posited as a hegemon (absent the tyrannical implication of empire), a position emphasized through its openness to suppliants and its ability and willingness both to defend those suppliants attacked unjustly and to integrate the polluted or hostile into its civic/religious structure.
Despite the encouragement of civic sentiment and the pro-polis orientation of this dramatic festival, and although substantive rhetorical encomia to Athenian democracy can be located in tragedies such as Aeschylus's Persians (472), Euripides' Suppliants (c.
22) Moreover, the celebration of the Delphinia which culminated in the wreathing of Theseus's ship would also seem to be linked with purification since the suppliants to Apollo carried sacred olive branches covered with white wool (Plutarch, Thes.
Entitled "Les Suppliants Paralleles," this piece begins with two texts printed in parallel columns.
Orestes holds in one hand a pious suppliants branch, in the other a bloody sword.