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[230d] and not like a native. You don't go away from the city out over the border, and it seems to me you don't go outside the walls at all.

Socrates
Forgive me, my dear friend. You see, I am fond of learning. Now the country places and the trees won't teach me anything, and the people in the city do. But you seem to have found the charm to bring me out. For as people lead hungry animals by shaking in front of them a branch of leaves or some fruit, just so, I think, you, by holding before me discourses in books,


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