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Miletus (Turkey) (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A
Lacedaemon (Greece) (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A
Peloponnesus (Greece) (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A
Athens (Greece) (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A
When the Athenians refused to give them back, Leutychides said to them: “Men of Athens, do whichever thing you desire. If you give them back, you do righteously; if you do not give them back, you do the opposite. But I want to tell you the story of what happened at Sparta in the matter of a trust. We Spartans say that three generations ago there was at Lacedaemon one Glaucus, the son of Epicydes. We say that this man added to his other excellences a reputation for justice above all men who at that time dwelt in Lacedaemon. But we say that at the fitting time this befell him: There came to Sparta a certain man of Miletus, who desired to have a talk with Glaucus and made him this offer: ‘I am a Milesian, and I have come to have the benefit of your justice, Glaucus. Since there is much talk about your justice throughout all the rest of Hellas, and even in Ionia, I considered the fact that Ionia is always in danger while the Peloponnese is securely established, and nowhere in Ionia are the
Ionia (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A
Greece (Greece) (search for this): book 6, chapter 86A