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Another, 1 mortally wounded by an arrow, said, as his life was ebbing away, ‘I am not troubled because I must die, but because my death comes at the hands of a womanish archer, and before I have accomplished anything.’ 2 [p. 411]

1 Callicrates at the battle of Plataea (Herodotus, ix. 72).

2 Repeated by Plutarch, Life of Aristeides, chap. xvii. (329 C).

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