PHILEMON

Syracuse, Cicily, 4th century B.C.
EVERYONE WHO OFFERS SACRIFICES BY THINKING THAT WITH BULLS AND GOATS OR FROM ALL OTHER THINGS LIKE THESE OR FROM TEXTILES OF GOLD MANTLE OR PUPRURA, OR IDOLS OF IVORY OR OF EMERALD, HE WILL APPEASE GOD, HE IS UNDER DECEPTION AND STUPID.