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77. Having met and encouraged one another by these and similar appeals, they displayed a corresponding1 energy in their preparations for war. And the ten commissioners whom the Four Hundred had sent out to Samos, hearing when they reached Delos how matters stood, went no further.

1 The oligarchic envoys remain at Delos.

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