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[24] He sent me away to Sicily, but I was not ... 1 to you; so the cavalry should know what kind of spirit I showed as long as the army was safe: but when it was destroyed and I escaped to Catana,2 I used that town as a base for depredations by which I harried the enemy, so that from the spoil more than thirty minae were apportioned as the tithe for the goddess3 and enough to deliver all the soldiers who were in the hands of the enemy.

1 A gap occurs here in the text.

2 On the east coast of Sicily.

3 Presumably Athene.

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