d to come to our aid as quickly as possible in such case.”
“What thing,” he said, “do you
mean?” “To deliberate,”Cf. Herod. i. 20PRO\S TO\ PAREO\N
BOULEU/HTAI. I said, “about what has
happened to us, and, as it were in the fall of the dice,Cf. Eurip.Electra 639 and fr.
175PRO\S TO\ PI=PTON, Iph.
1343 and Hippol. 718PRO\S TA\ NU=N PEPTWKO/TA, Epictet. ii. 5. 3.
See also Stallbaum ad loc. to determine the movements of our
affairs with reference to the numbers that turn up, in the way that reason
indicatesCf. 440 B, 607 B, Herod. i.
132. would be the best, and, instead of stumbling like children,
clapping one's hands to the stricken spotCf. Demosthenes'