paraphrase of some original record giving QW/RAKA E)/XWN in the slang sense of 'well primed with liquor,' cf. Aristoph. Frogs 1504). and protesting that he would not allow it unless the Lacedaemonians surrendered all the cities.i.e. those that they had taken in the war.
But though on this occasion they had managed their affairs ill, they realized their mistake not long afterwards. For in the next year, when Alexius was Archon, they met with the disaster in the naval battle of Aegospotami which resulted in the city's falling into the hands of Lysander, who set up the Thirty in the following way.
The peace having been concluded on terms of their carrying on the government according to the ancestral constitution, the popular party endeavored to preserve the democracy, but the notables who belonged to the Comradeships and those exiles who had returned after the peace were eager for oligarchy, while those notables who were not members of any Comradeship but who otherwis