But now, when I perceive
that he is contriving a new plan by which, if only he can provide himself with
agents here to mislead you on his behalf, our friends abroad, who are ready to
serve you and to stop him from acting against you,—I mean such men as
Athenodorus, Simon, Archebius of Byzantium, the two kings of Thrace,—will all find it out of their power to oppose
or to thwart him, at such a time I come into court and denounce him.
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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