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κόσμος σκηνή, ὁ βίος πάροδος· ἦλθες, εἶδες, ἀπῆλθες -> The world is a stage, life is a performance, you came, you saw, you departed
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P. and V. θάνατος, ὁ, ὄλεθρος, ὁ, τελευτή, ἡ, V. μόρος, ὁ, μοῖρα, ἡ, Ἅιδής, ὁ, τὸ θνήσκειν, πότμος, ὁ; see destruction.

On the point of death, adj.: P. ἐπιθάνατος; see dying.

When the blood has ebbed in painless death: V. αἱμάτων εὐθνησίμων ἀπορρυέντων (Aesch., Ag. 1293).