and that he is now screening Aphobus, and
standing this trial with the purpose of depriving me of what is mine. This I
shall show by such strong and manifest proofs, that you will see how just and
proper it is that I have instituted this action against him. I shall commence
with matters which will best enable you to grasp the facts of the case.
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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