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[82b] whichever one you please, that he may serve for my demonstration.

Certainly. You, I say, come here.

He is a Greek, I suppose, and speaks Greek?

Oh yes, to be sure—born in the house.

Now observe closely whether he strikes you as recollecting or as learning from me.

I will.

Tell me, boy, do you know that a square figure is like this?1

I do.

1 Socrates draws in the sand.

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