If, then, this would have been a strong piece of
evidence for him to use before you, that, namely, he offered to deliver up
Aeschrion, whom I declare to have been sent by the defendant and to have
received the bowls from my father and to have borrowed the mina of silver, let
it also be evidence for me to use before you, that knowing my claims to be true,
he does not dare to deliver up Aeschrion for the torture.
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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