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Tetrameters


1He is said to have had a remarkable talent for pleading a cause, but he used the full strength of his oratory to a good end, and so it is this that Demodocus of Leros means in the line:

If ever thou go to law, prosecute thy case after the manner of Priene.2

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Diogenes Laertius Life of Bias

1 cf. Suid. δικάζεσθαι

2 the technical terms do not correspond with Attic usage

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