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[28] Well, to relate all the offences that he has committed, gentlemen, either against the citizens, or against foreigners, or in his dealings with his own relations or with ordinary people, would be a lengthy affair; but Hipponicus assembled a number of witnesses1 and put away his wife, stating that this man had been entering his house, not as her brother, but as her husband.

1 This was the only formality required for a divorce.

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