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"Me? And because I made what particular remark?"'
" It seems to us," he said, "that you are inclined to be lazy, and are trying to cheat us out of a whole chapter, which is not the least important part of the story, so that you may not have the trouble of explaining it; and you appear to have fancied you could escape us by your casual manner of speaking, as if forsooth every one would hold to be self-evident your statement that in the matter of wives and children `friends will have all things in common.' "(2)
" And was I not right in what I said, Adeimantus ?"
" Yes," he replied; "but your word `right,' like the rest, requires an explanation. We would be told what is the manner of the community, for community may have many forms. Do not therefore neglect to tell us what sort of community you mean. For we have been waiting long in the hope that you would say something of the conditions under which children are to be brought into the world, of the manner of rearing them after they are born, and, in a word, that you would explain the whole subject of the community of wives and children which you propose ; for we believe that the right or wrong management of such matters will be of great, nay rather, of paramount importance to

1. The translation follows, with slight variation, Dr. James Adam's reading and punctuation.
2. See Book IV, p196-198.

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