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[242] Now on that occasion he observed to the jury: “Demosthenes will conduct this man's defence, and will denounce my conduct of the embassy; and then, if he leads you astray by his speech, he will go about in his conceited way, and boast: 'How did I do it? What did I say? Why, I led the jury clean away from the question; filched the whole case from them, and came off triumphant.' ” Then do not follow my example: address your defence to the real issue. You had your opportunity of denouncing and saying what you chose when you were the prosecutor.

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