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[13e] that serves shipbuilders serves to produce?

Evidently, Socrates, a ship.

And that which serves housebuilders serves to build a house?


Then tell me, my friend; what would the art which serves the gods serve to accomplish? For it is evident that you know, since you say you know more than any other man about matters which have to do with the gods.

And what I say is true, Socrates.

Then, in the name of Zeus, tell me, what is that glorious result which the gods accomplish by using us as servants?

They accomplish many fine results, Socrates.

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