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[41e] and setting them each as it were in a chariot1 He showed them the nature of the Universe, and declared unto them the laws of destiny,—namely, how that the first birth should be one and the same ordained for all, in order that none might be slighted by Him; and how it was needful that they, when sown each into his own proper organ of time,2 should grow into the most god-fearing of living creatures;


1 Cf. Laws899 A.

2 i.e.star.

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