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§ 10. I was followed to the bath by Midias and by a relative of mine who was returning with him from dinner; and as I was too weak to be carried home again that evening, I was taken to the house of Midias for the night, as will be proved by evidence. Χολλείδην ‘Of Χολλεῖδαι’ (Or. 35 § 20), a deme of the tribe Leontis, probably situated south of Hymettus and west of Mons Anhydrus, or Hymettus minor (Leake's Athens II 57 and Wordsworth's Athens and Attica, chap. xxv).—τουτονὶ implies that Euxitheus was present in court; the other, Midias (probably the same as the subject of the wellknown oration of Dem.), was absent.—τῆς οἰκίας, Ariston's home. τὸ βαλανεῖον with the article, in reference to βαλανεῖον already mentioned without the article. So in § 7, ἐν ἀγορᾷ...εἰς τὴν άγοράν. ἄγουσι The construction is καὶ παραγενέσθαι αὐτοῖς ἄγουσιν ἰατρόν. ὡς τὸν Μειδίαν ‘to Midias' house.’ For ὡς introducing an accusative of motion towards a person, cf. Thuc. IV 79 άφίκετο ὡς Περδίκκαν καὶ ἐς τὴν Χαλκιδικήν, and Isaeus 7 § 7 ὡς ἑαυτὸν καὶ τὴν μητέρα κομισάμενος (with Wyse's note).
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