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[4] the command of the Great King, though it was accompanied with the symbol of friendship,1 feared that he would be seized and either be fined heavily or even put to death; but he too, trusting in the armistice with Agesilaus, came to his camp and having entered into alliance elected to take the field at Agesilaus' side with a thousand horse and two thousand targeteers.

1 The “right hand,” often mentioned as a pledge of good faith or friendship.

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