PERSONS OF THE DIALOGUE: Apollodorus, who repeats to his
companion the dialogue what he had heard
from Aristodemus, and had already once narrated to Glaucon, Phaedrus, Pausanias, Eryximachus,
Aristophanes, Agathon, Socrates, Alcibiades, A Troop of Revellers.
B. Jowett Translation, ammended by G. Zabel