Such was his message. But he to whom he gave the marching order said: “And how shall I find them, your majesty?”“How,” he answered, “did Cyrus and those with him find those against whom they went?”“Why,” said the man, “by Zeus, I am told that some Hyrcanians who had deserted from the enemy came hither and went away as his guides.”
Xenophon. Xenophon in Seven Volumes, 5 and 6. Walter Miller. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA; William Heinemann, Ltd., London. 1914.
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