Don’t break ranks – state is more important than yourself
Fellow soldier was like a brother…these Men grew up and lived together.
“ H Tan H Epi Tas” – Greek Women
A Beautiful Death
“ H Tan H Epi Tas” was something the Spartan women would say to the men as they went off to war. It meant “Either come back with it or on it”. This refers to their shield which is how they carried the dead. Therefore, it represents the idea that retreat was not acceptable for a Spartan Soldier. Quit
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