He is now
established in Thrace with a large
force, and is sending for considerable reinforcements from Macedonia and Thessaly, according to the statements of those on the spot.
Now, if he waits for the Etesian winds to blow and marches to the siege of
Byzantium, do you think that
the Byzantines will remain in their present state of infatuation and will not
call upon you and demand your help?
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by J. H. Vince, M.A. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1930.
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