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[310a]

Socrates
Yes, and a great deal I said to him, and he to me.

Friend
Then do let us hear your account of the conversation at once, if you are disengaged take my boy's place,1 and sit here.

Socrates
Very good indeed, I shall be obliged to you, if you will listen.

Friend
And we also to you, I assure you, if you will tell us.

Socrates
A twofold obligation. Well now, listen. During this night just past, in the small hours, Hippocrates, son of Apollodorus and brother of Phason, knocked violently at my door with his stick,


1 The friend had an attendant who was sitting by him.

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