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AgesilaĆ¼s, accordingly, seeing that the Greeks all listened to Epaminondas with the greatest attention and admiration, asked him whether he considered it justice and equality that the cities of Boeotia should be independent of Thebes. Then when Epaminondas promptly and boldly asked him in reply whether he too thought it justice for the cities of Laconia to be independent of Sparta, AgesilaĆ¼s sprang from his seat and wrathfully bade him say plainly whether he intended to make the cities of Boeotia independent.

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