She gave information against her mistress, and this rascal
has had children by her, and with her help he plays juggling tricks and
professes to cure fits, being himself subject to fits of wickedness of every
kind. So this is the man who will beg him off! This poisoner, this public pest,
whom any man would ban at sight as an evil omen rather than choose to accost
him, and who has pronounced himself worthy of death by bringing such an action.
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by A. T. Murray, Ph.D., LL.D. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1939.
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