Yet Athenians, settled at Potidaea, were robbed of their property by
Philip, though they were not at war but in alliance with him, and though he had
duly pledged his word to all the inhabitants of that city. Of course he wants to
get his many illegal acts everywhere confirmed by a declaration on your part
that you bring no charge against him and do not consider yourselves wronged;
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1930.
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