By A.E. Taylor
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But you are a ghost ; how can you still be thirsty or able to drink ? TANTALUS — that that's my punishment that ghost should be thirsty as if it were a body. It's just my MENIPPUS since you tell us you're But what do you find so that ? Are you afraid of dying for lack I can't see another Hades after this one, Well, we'll believe punished by terrible in it, thirst. of drink ? or a death hereafter taking us elsewhere. TANTALUS You are quite right ; but this is part of sentence to long to drink when I've no need.
ABACUS Don't, you're breaking his skull ; it's as weak as a woman's. MBNIPPUS Then he's as at least I'll have a good as man. spit at him, since much woman 1 Cf. ' By a Homer, Od. II, 29, etc. canal through Athos. 27 THE WORKS OF LUCIAN AIAK02 3. BovXei aol iTnSel^cj /cat roifs (Jo SCiKPATHE 5. '^yxc tprireZs, c5 MevLTnre; MENinnOS Kal jLtaAa, c5 EcjKpares. ZQKPATHS TL ra iv lAdijvaLs; MENinnos 418 TIoXXol ToJv vecov (J)lXo(to^€Iv Xiyovaty Kal rd ye axTjP'OLTa avrd Kal rd ^ahiapuara et dedoairo rts", aKpOL ^
SCiKPATHE 5. '^yxc tprireZs, c5 MevLTnre; MENinnOS Kal jLtaAa, c5 EcjKpares. ZQKPATHS TL ra iv lAdijvaLs; MENinnos 418 TIoXXol ToJv vecov (J)lXo(to^€Iv Xiyovaty Kal rd ye axTjP'OLTa avrd Kal rd ^ahiapuara et dedoairo rts", aKpOL ^