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[69] Seyron. He lived in Megara; was infamous for his robberies; and greatly dreaded by travellers, whom he first robbed, and then threw headlong from the top of some rock. Theseus, in his way to Athens, attacked and slew him.

Procrustes; another famous robber in the time of Theseus, who lived in that part of Attica which was called Corydalus. It was his usual custom to measure such travellers as fell into his hands by his bed; and, if too long, he cut them shorter; but, if too short, he stretched them till they were of an equal length with it. He was at last slain by Theseus, as Diodorus relates.

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