"And that would be all the same as telling Alcibiades himself," rejoined Milza.
To have married a girl who cared only for his money; that would have been dire enough.
Exactly in the measure that he indulged this would his pride smart.
"But in a maiden it would be less seemly," answered Philothea.
You, Philothea, came reluctantly—and because Pericles would have it so.
He would not adopt a nameless orphan, found with a poor goatherd of Phelle.
Has he then made you believe that he would divorce Hipparete?
Yet the voice of Plato would be pleasant to my ears, as music on the waters in the night-time.
Would you not like to be buried with regal honour, in your native Clazomenæ?
I would rather gain one prize from the Choragus, than ten from the Gymnasiarch.