14.When the Athenians had heard him, they approved of his words and fetched into the city their wives and children and the furniture of their houses, pulling down the very timber of the houses themselves.Their sheep and oxen they sent over into Euboea and into the islands over against them.
Nevertheless this removal, in respect they had most of them been accustomed to the country life, grieved them very much.
The English works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury. Thucydides. Thomas Hobbes. translator. London. Bohn. 1843.
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