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[462d] what I say it is, that you ask what should follow that—whether I do not take it to be fine?

Why, did I not hear you call it a certain habitude?

Then please—since you value “gratification”—be so good as gratify me in a small matter.

I will.

Ask me now what art I take cookery to be.

Then I ask you, what art is cookery ?

None at all, Polus.

Well, what is it ? Tell me.

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    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Ajax, 7
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    • William Watson Goodwin, Syntax of the Moods and Tenses of the Greek Verb, Chapter IV
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