Ah! what a bad thing it is to let yourself be led away by other
women! Why give me such pain and suffering, and yourself into the
MYRRHINE (as he is about to embrace her)
Hands off, sir!
Everything is going to rack and ruin in the house.
I don't care.
But your web that's all being pecked to pieces by the cocks and
hens, don't you care for that?
And Aphrodite, whose mysteries you have not celebrated for so
long? Oh! won't you please come back home?
No, least, not till a sound treaty puts an end to the war.
Well, if you wish it so much, why, we'll make it, your treaty.