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[898d] Now attend to this further point.

Clinias
What is that?

Athenian
If soul drives round the sum total of sun, moon and all other stars, does it not also drive each single one of them?

Clinias
Certainly.

Athenian
Then let us construct an argument about one of these stars which will evidently apply equally to them all.

Clinias
About which one?

Athenian
The sun's body is seen by everyone, its soul by no one. And the same is true of the soul of any other body, whether alive or dead, of living beings. There is, however, a strong suspicion that this class of object, which is wholly imperceptible to sense,

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