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[303a] or what shall we say? Is that not inevitable?

It appears so.

Shall we say, then, that both are beautiful, but that each is not?

What is to prevent?

This seems to me, my friend, to prevent, that there were some attributes thus belonging to individual things, which belonged, we thought, to each, if they belonged to both, and to both, if they belonged to each—I mean all those attributes which you specified.1 Am I right?


But those again which I specified2 did not; and among those were precisely “each” and “both.” Is that so?

It is.

1 See 300 E., 301 A.

2 See 301 E, 302 A.

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