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an ancient city in southeastern Greece

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16-19) And the two sons of Amphiaraus the lord, Oecleus' son, sought her to wife from Argos very near at hand; yet....
they came through the Ocean to Libya, and so, carrying the Argo, reached our sea.
Stand, therefore, son of Atreus, by your own steadfast purpose; lead the Argives on to battle, and leave this handful of men to rot, who scheme, and scheme in vain, to get back to Argos ere they have learned whether Jove be true or a liar.
The men of Argos, again, and those who held the walls of Tiryns, with Hermione, and Asine upon the gulf; Troezene, Eionae, and the vineyard lands of Epidaurus; the Achaean youths, moreover, who came from Aegina and Mases; these were led by Diomed of the loud battle-cry, and Sthenelus son of famed Capaneus.
Those again who held Pelasgic Argos, Alos, Alope, and Trachis; and those of Phthia and Hellas the land of fair women, who were called Myrmidons, Hellenes, and Achaeans; these had fifty ships, over which Achilles was in command.
If Menelaus when he got back from Troy had found Aegisthus still alive in his house, there would have been no barrow heaped up for him, not even when he was dead, but he would have been thrown outside the city to dogs and vultures, and not a woman would have mourned him, for he had done a deed of great wickedness; but we were over there, fighting hard at Troy, and Aegisthus, who was taking his ease quietly in the heart of Argos, cajoled Agamemnon's wife Clytemnestra with incessant flattery.
Then he celebrated the funeral rites of his mother and of false Aegisthus by a banquet to the people of Argos, and on that very day Menelaus came home, {31} with as much treasure as his ships could carry.
The move is part of integration plans between the two retailers, following the grocery giant's PS1.4 billion takeover of Argos and Habitat owner Home Retail Group last year.
The firm said the move, which follows the grocery giant's newly completed PS1.4bn takeover of Argos and Habitat owner Home Retail Group, would include sites in the North East, though it could not confirm locations at present.
The new recruits will be the first point of contact for the millions of customers who shop with Argos every week, responding to queries about products, orders and deliveries, including through Argos's online LiveChat service and its social media channels.
The full collection from the retailer features a range of board games, play sets and mini figures of all your favourite WWE personalities, including Braun Strowman who visited Argos in Sheffield Meadowhall to meet fans and shoppers.
Anita said her husband received a text message from what appeared to be Argos, asking him to call an 0800 number regarding an urgent matter over his Argos Card.