This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
But, gods of our race, hear, and regard with favor the cause of righteousness; if you refuse youth  fulfillment of its arrogant desires, and readily abhor violence, you would be righteous toward marriage. Even for those who flee hard-pressed from war there is an altar,  a shelter against harm through respect for the powers of heaven.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.