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παρ᾽ ἑαυτῷ: see on ii.7.4.

πίνοι: which he had to drink.

ψυχρόν, ὥστε λούσασθαι: for the inf. with ὡς or ὥστε and a positive adj. (instead of comp. with ), see GMT. 588. So we say ‘cold for bathing.’ Cf. ὀλίγοι ἐσμέν, ὥστε ἐγκρατεῖς εἶναι αὐτῶν Cyr. iv. 5. 15.

μὰ τὸν Δία: see on i.4.11.

ἀλλὰ καί: “indeed, on the contrary.”

τὸ ἐν Ἀσκληπιοῦ (sc. νεῴ): on the south side of the Acropolis at Athens. Pausanias refers to this spring, and modern travelers speak of the water as not noticeably warm.

λούσασθαι: for the inf. with adjs., see GMT. 763; H. 952, and a.

ἐν Ἀμφιαράου (sc. νεῴ): the temple of Amphiarāus (one of the ‘Seven against Thebes’) was at Orōpus in Boeotia; it, too, had a sacred fountain. Cf. Paus. i. 34. 3.

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