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[4] This the multitude would not tolerate, but cried out to stone the oligarchs and haters of the people. Therefore no one else undertook to speak in behalf of Phocion, but he himself, with great difficulty, at last made himself heard, saying: ‘Do ye wish to put us to death unjustly or justly?’ And when some answered, ‘Justly,’ he said: ‘And how will ye determine this without hearing me?’

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