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So now, take whichever course you like: either put questions, or answer them.

Well, I will do as you say. So answer me this, Socrates: since you think that Gorgias is at a loss about rhetoric, what is your own account of it?

Are you asking what art I call it?


None at all, I consider, Polus, if you would have the honest truth.

But what do you consider rhetoric to be?

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