although my wife spoke in this way, they not only did not desist, but when the
nurse took the cup which was set by her and from which she had been drinking,
and put it in her bosom to prevent these men from taking it, when she saw that
they were in the house, Theophemus and Evergus, this brother of his, observing
her, treated her so roughly in taking the cup from her
Demosthenes. Demosthenes with an English translation by A. T. Murray, Ph.D., LL.D. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1939.
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