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[267d] but have not perfectly completed it?

Younger Socrates
What do you mean?

Stranger
I will try to make still plainer to us both the thought which I now have in mind.

Younger Socrates
Please do so.

Stranger
We found just now that there were many arts of herding, and one of them was the art of statesmanship, which was the care of one particular kind of herd, did we not?

Younger Socrates
Yes.

Stranger
And our argument defined this, not as the tending of horses or other beasts, but as the science of tending men in common.

Younger Socrates
Yes, it did.


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