Xenophon Zolotas - Speeches


Two of his speeches in English are considered to be historic. This is because they contained only terms of Greek origin. Here are the texts:

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    When we come down into the distant village, visible from the mountain-top, the nobler inhabitants with whom we peopled it have departed, and left only vermin in its desolate streets. It is the imagination of poets which puts those brave speeches into the mouths of their heroes.
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