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observe that these athletes sleep away their lives, and, if they depart ever so little from their accustomed way of living, they fall violently and dangerously sick?"
" I do."
" Hence," I said, " a finer regimen is required for our athletes in war, who, like watch-dogs, must be wakeful and must have the greatest quickness of sight and hearing, and when, in their military expeditions, they submit to frequent changes of water and of food also, and encounter extremes of heat and cold, they must not be liable to failure in health:"
" That is my opinion."
" Then will the best gymriastic be a kind of sister of the simple music which we were describing a little while ago? "
" What do you mean? "
" The best gymnastic, I suppose, will be simple and moderate, and especially the gymnastic practised by our warriors."
" In what will it consist? "
" Even from Homer," I said, " one may get information on this subject. For you know that at the feasts of the heroes, when they are in active service, he neither feeds them on fish, although they are upon the seashore at the Hellespont, nor yet on boiled meat, but only on roast, which food is by far the most convenient for soldiers; for everywhere, you may say, it is easier simply to make use of fire than to carry along utensils for cooking."
" Yes, indeed."

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