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Were any foreigners there?

Yes, Simmias of Thebes and Cebes and Phaedonides, and from Megara Euclides and Terpsion.

What? Were Aristippus and Cleombrotus there?

No. They were said to be in Aegina.

Was anyone else there?

I think these were about all.

Well then, what was the conversation?

I will try to tell you everything from the beginning. On the previous days

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