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think them in reality clearer than the objects shown him? "
" Quite so."
" If now some one were to drag him by force out of the den up the rough and steep ascent, and should not let him loose until he had drawn him on into the light of the sun, don't you suppose, while he was thus dragged along, he would be pained and angered, and, on coming into the sunlight would not his eyes be so dazzled by the brilliancy that he would be unable to see a single one of the things which are now called real? "
" Certainly he could see nothing for a moment at least."
" So then, I think, habituation will be necessary if his eyes are to distinguish objects in the upper world. At first he would most easily make out shadows, next the reflections in water of men and of other objects, and- after that the objects themselves ; and then he will fix his eyes on the ligiit of the moon and stars, finding it easier to look by night at the things in the heavens and the heavens themselves than at the sun and the light of the sun by day."
" No doubt."
" And last of all he will be able, I suppose, to see the sun, not in the water, or wherever its image is reflected, but he will look upon the true sun in its own appointed place, and will behold it as it

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