But the king swore by the gods that he had never drunk wine, or the lightest and purest water, with so much pleasure.
‘Therefore,’ said the king,
‘if I should be unable to find and reward the man who gave thee this drink, I pray the gods to make him rich and happy.’
Plutarch. Plutarch's Lives. with an English Translation by. Bernadotte Perrin. Cambridge, MA. Harvard University Press. London. William Heinemann Ltd. 1926. 11.
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